Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Honolulu HI
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 2:45 PM HST. Avoid flood areas. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County
* Until 245 PM HST
* At 1148 AM HST, heavy rain continues to fall over the windward
slopes of the Big Island. Recent rain bands have been affecting
the lower elevations and are causing more significant flooding
impacts to occur along the Hamakua, Hilo, and Puna areas of the
island. Additional rainfall is expected to develop over the
windward slopes through the day.
* Locations in the warning include but are not limited to…
Hilo, Paauilo, Waipio Valley, Orchidland Estates, Pepeekeo, Keaau,
Kamuela, Honokaa, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Pahoa, Hawaiian Acres,
Mountain View, and Glenwood.
Instruction: A flash flood warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring in
streams, roads, and low lying areas. Move to higher ground now.
Do not cross fast flowing water in your vehicle, or on foot. Turn
around, don/t drown.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: Hawaii
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2583789-2416833
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings