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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:22 AM HST Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

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

* until 215 PM HST.

* At 1117 am HST, radar indicated heavy rain along the northeast
through east slopes of The Big Island. Rain was falling at a rate
of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Hilo, Paauilo, Waipio Valley, Kukuihaele, Hawi, Pepeekeo, Keaau,
Honokaa, Pahoa and Kapaau.

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.


This advisory may need to be extended beyond 215 PM HST if heavy rain
persists.

Lat... Lon 1948 15482 1934 15499 1928 15513 1927 15528
      1981 15526 2022 15591 2025 15590 2027 15587
      2025 15577 2012 15559 2011 15546 1998 15522
      1985 15509 1974 15510 1974 15500 1965 15499
      1953 15481


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:22 AM HST Aug. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

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

* until 215 PM HST.

* At 1117 am HST, radar indicated heavy rain along the northeast
through east slopes of The Big Island. Rain was falling at a rate
of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Hilo, Paauilo, Waipio Valley, Kukuihaele, Hawi, Pepeekeo, Keaau,
Honokaa, Pahoa and Kapaau.

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.


This advisory may need to be extended beyond 215 PM HST if heavy rain
persists.

Lat... Lon 1948 15482 1934 15499 1928 15513 1927 15528
      1981 15526 2022 15591 2025 15590 2027 15587
      2025 15577 2012 15559 2011 15546 1998 15522
      1985 15509 1974 15510 1974 15500 1965 15499
      1953 15481


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