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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
651 PM HST TUE SEP 2 2014

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HAWAII HI-
651 PM HST TUE SEP 2 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF HAWAII IN HAWAII COUNTY

* UNTIL 945 PM HST

* AT 642 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED SLOW-MOVING MODERATE TO HEAVY SHOWERS
  OVER LEEWARD AREAS OF THE BIG ISLAND...FROM KAWAIHAE TO PUAKO TO
  KAILUA-KONA TO CAPTAIN COOK. RAINFALL RATES BETWEEN ONE AND TWO
  INCHES PER HOUR ARE OCCURRING IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  WAIKOLOA BEACH RESORT...KONA VILLAGE RESORT...AND PUUANAHULU.

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 945 PM HST IF HEAVY RAIN
PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2010 15590 2005 15579 1958 15582 1943 15593
      1973 15609

$$

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