HONOLULU (KHON2) — FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM HST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE
ISLAND OF HAWAII IN HAWAII COUNTY…
* WHAT…Flooding caused by excessive rainfall.
* WHERE…The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County.
* WHEN…Until 515 PM HST.
* IMPACTS…Minor flooding on roads, poor drainage areas, and in
At 209 PM HST, radar indicated spotty heavy showers with rain
rates of 1 to 3 inches per hour over leeward slopes of the
Big Island. The heaviest showers were observed near Holualoa.
Some locations that will experience flooding include:
Kailua-Kona, Captain Cook, Waikoloa Village, Puuanahulu,
Kalaoa, Puako, Honalo, Kahaluu-Keauhou, Kainaliu, Kawaihae,
Kealakekua, Kohala Ranch, Kamuela, Honaunau, Waikoloa Beach,
Mauna Lani and Kona International Airport.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas proneto flooding.