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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:07 PM HST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the

* flood advisory for...
the island of Maui in Maui County

* until midnight HST

* at 906 PM HST, radar indicated heavy rain falling over a good
stretch of the island, at a rainfall rate of 1 to 2 inches an
hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Kahului, Honokohau, Haliimaile, Paia, Makawao, Wailuku, Keokea,
Olowalu, Wailea, Waihee, Kaanapali and Kula.

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 midnight HST if heavy
rain persists.

Lat... Lon 2064 15607 2063 15622 2059 15630 2059 15642
      2064 15646 2079 15647 2081 15663 2093 15670
      2101 15667 2104 15660 2090 15648 2095 15633
      2094 15625 2082 15611 2080 15601 2073 15599

Lau


258 PM HST sun Feb 18 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* all Hawaiian islands.

* Through Monday afternoon.

* Abundant low level moisture will combine with a strong
disturbance aloft to bring widespread heavy rain and
thunderstorms.

* Rapidly developing and slow-moving heavy showers and
thunderstorms will continue to impact both windward and leeward
areas. Many areas are already saturated, and any additional
rainfall will quickly lead to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a dangerous situation.

Please monitor forecasts and be prepared to take action should
flash flood warnings be issued.



Birchard


Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:07 PM HST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the

* flood advisory for...
the island of Maui in Maui County

* until midnight HST

* at 906 PM HST, radar indicated heavy rain falling over a good
stretch of the island, at a rainfall rate of 1 to 2 inches an
hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Kahului, Honokohau, Haliimaile, Paia, Makawao, Wailuku, Keokea,
Olowalu, Wailea, Waihee, Kaanapali and Kula.

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 midnight HST if heavy
rain persists.

Lat... Lon 2064 15607 2063 15622 2059 15630 2059 15642
      2064 15646 2079 15647 2081 15663 2093 15670
      2101 15667 2104 15660 2090 15648 2095 15633
      2094 15625 2082 15611 2080 15601 2073 15599

Lau


258 PM HST sun Feb 18 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* all Hawaiian islands.

* Through Monday afternoon.

* Abundant low level moisture will combine with a strong
disturbance aloft to bring widespread heavy rain and
thunderstorms.

* Rapidly developing and slow-moving heavy showers and
thunderstorms will continue to impact both windward and leeward
areas. Many areas are already saturated, and any additional
rainfall will quickly lead to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a dangerous situation.

Please monitor forecasts and be prepared to take action should
flash flood warnings be issued.



Birchard


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