A Flood Advisory has been issued for the Kona Coast Districts of North Kona until Tuesday evening (August 17th).
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 715 PM HST. * At 406 PM HST, radar indicated slow-moving heavy showers over leeward Big Island near and upslope of Kailua Kona, especially near Palani Junction. Rain was falling at a rate of up to 1 inch per hour. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Kailua-Kona, Captain Cook, Holualoa, Kahaluu-Keauhou, Honalo, Kainaliu, Kealakekua, Kalaoa, Honaunau and Kona International Airport. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to flooding. && This advisory may need to be extended beyond 715 PM HST if flooding persists.