A Flood Advisory has been issued for the North Hawaii Districts of North and South Kohala through Saturday evening (June 26th).
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The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a * Flood Advisory for... The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County * Until 1000 PM HST. * At 650 PM HST, radar indicated heavy rain over leeward slopes of the Kohala mountains, from Waikaloa Village northward to near Upolu point. Rain was falling at a rate of around 1 inch per hour. Minor flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas is possible. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Waikoloa Village, Kapaau, Kohala Ranch, Kawaihae, Puako, Hawi, Kamuela, Mahukona and Mauna Lani. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to flooding. && This advisory may need to be extended beyond 1000 PM HST if flooding persists.