Kuhio Highway reopened near Hanalei Bridge as Flash Flood Warning cancelled

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Flash Flood Warning for Kauai has been cancelled, according to the National Weather Service as of 12:30 p.m.

At 12:30 p.m. Kuhio Highway in the vicinity of the Hanalei Bridge opened to one lane of alternating traffic. As of 3:45 p.m. both lanes of Kuhio Highway are open.

There was a large Albizia tree that was reported under one of the twin bridges in Wainiha. State DOT highways responded.

For updates on road conditions and closures, please call 241-1725. Please do not call Kaua’i police 911 unless you have an emergency.

For weather updates call the National Weather Service automated weather line at 245-6001, or visit the NWS website, www.weather.gov/hfo.

Video below of lightning on Kauai. Courtesy Maverick Bristol.

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