Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
401 AM HST MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE ISLAND OF MAUI IN MAUI COUNTY

* UNTIL 700 AM HST

* AT 351 AM HST...A GAGE ON HONOPOU STREAM SHOWED A RAPID RISE
  IN WATER LEVEL TO FLOOD STAGE FROM HEAVY RAIN NEAR HAIKU...OR
  ABOUT 16 MILES EAST OF KAHULUI. THE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WAS NEARLY
  STATIONARY.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  PAUWELA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING
IN STREAMS...ROADS AND LOW LYING AREAS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING OR RISING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE OR ON FOOT.
TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

&&

THIS FLASH FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE FLOOD ADVISORY THAT WAS IN
EFFECT FOR THE ISLAND OF MAUI IN MAUI COUNTY.

RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM MAY ALSO CAUSE ROCK AND MUDSLIDES IN STEEP
TERRAIN.

THIS WARNING MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 700 AM HST IF FLASH
FLOODING PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2096 15636 2096 15624 2084 15608 2073 15624

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