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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:27 AM HST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

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

* until 830 am HST

* at 526 am HST, radar indicated heavy rain near Kaupo. Rain was
falling at a rate of up to 2.5 inches per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Kaupo, Kipahulu, Nahiku and Hana.

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 830 am HST if heavy rain
persists.

Lat... Lon 2069 15600 2065 15605 2063 15614 2063 15622
      2061 15625 2086 15615 2086 15613 2082 15611
      2083 15609 2078 15599 2073 15599


Ts


331 am HST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 am HST this morning
through Friday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Maui, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, Oahu, Kauai, and Niihau.

* From 6 am HST this morning through Friday afternoon

* abundant moisture will combine with an upper disturbance west
of the area that will lead to widespread heavy showers and
thunderstorms.

* Due to increasing instability, heavy showers and thunderstorms
could develop rapidly and lead to flash flooding in a short
period of time. Areas that have received rain recently will be
more susceptible to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:27 AM HST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

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

* until 830 am HST

* at 526 am HST, radar indicated heavy rain near Kaupo. Rain was
falling at a rate of up to 2.5 inches per hour.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
Kaupo, Kipahulu, Nahiku and Hana.

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 830 am HST if heavy rain
persists.

Lat... Lon 2069 15600 2065 15605 2063 15614 2063 15622
      2061 15625 2086 15615 2086 15613 2082 15611
      2083 15609 2078 15599 2073 15599


Ts


331 am HST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 am HST this morning
through Friday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Maui, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, Oahu, Kauai, and Niihau.

* From 6 am HST this morning through Friday afternoon

* abundant moisture will combine with an upper disturbance west
of the area that will lead to widespread heavy showers and
thunderstorms.

* Due to increasing instability, heavy showers and thunderstorms
could develop rapidly and lead to flash flooding in a short
period of time. Areas that have received rain recently will be
more susceptible to flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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




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