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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
407 PM HST THU SEP 20 2018

HIC001-210500-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Hawaii HI-
407 PM HST THU SEP 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

* Flood advisory for...
  The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County

* Until 700 PM HST.

* At 401 PM HST, radar indicated spotty heavy rain falling across
  leeward Big Island from near Waikoloa Village to near Kailua-Kona
  Town to the slopes above Milolii. Rainfall rates was falling up to
  an inch an a half per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
  Kailua-Kona, Honaunau, Kahaluu-Keauhou, Kainaliu, Waikoloa
  Village, Kealakekua, and Holualoa.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to
flooding.

Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due
to ponding, reduced visibility and poor braking action.

Do not cross fast flowing or rising water in your vehicle, or on
foot. Turn around, don`t drown.

&&

This advisory may need to be extended beyond 700 PM HST if heavy rain
persists.

LAT...LON 1936 15589 1948 15593 1949 15595 1959 15597
      1965 15603 1973 15606 1978 15605 1985 15597
      1986 15592 1997 15586 1993 15557 1926 15570
      1924 15589

$$

Lau




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