A Flood Advisory has been issued for the Kona Coast district of North Kona of Hawaii Island through Wednesday evening (April 28th).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a * Flood Advisory for... The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County * Until 945 PM HST. * At 635 PM HST, radar indicated heavy rain over Kailua-Kona. Rain was falling at a rate of up to 1 inch per hour. * Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to... Kailua-Kona, Holualoa, Honalo, Kahaluu-Keauhou, Kainaliu and Kalaoa. 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 945 PM HST if flooding persists.