Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
220 AM HST MON APR 27 2015

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MAUI HI-
220 AM HST MON APR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF MAUI IN MAUI COUNTY

* UNTIL 515 AM HST

* AT 210 AM HST...THE GAUGE ON HONOPOU STREAM REPORTED A RAPID RISE
  IN WATER LEVEL NEAR HAIKU...OR ABOUT 20 MILES EAST OF KAHULUI.
  ALL OF NORTHEAST MAUI HAS RECEIVED STEADY RAIN DURING PAST SEVERAL
  HOURS...AND RUNOFF LIKELY WAS HIGH IN MOST NEARBY STREAMS...
  DITCHES...AND OTHER LOW-LYING AREAS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  PAUWELA...PAIA...HUELO...HOOKIPA BEACH PARK...AND HAIKU.

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 VIA
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 515 AM HST IF HEAVY RAIN
PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2099 15625 2092 15600 2071 15596 2093 15642

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