An Urgent Flood Advisory has been issued for the Kona Coast District of North Kona through late Saturday evening (June 19th).
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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 1100 PM HST. * At 756 PM HST, radar indicated heavy rain over the Kona area. Rain was falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Kailua-Kona, Captain Cook, Holualoa, Honalo, Kahaluu-Keauhou, 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 1100 PM HST if flooding persists.