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Brown Water Advisory issued for Oahu, Kauai, Maui, Molokai

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OAHU and KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Brown Water Advisory has been issued for Oahu, Kauai, Maui and Molokai due to heavy showers.

The Department of Health's Clean Water Branch says the public should stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff due to possible overflowing of cesspools, pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, chemicals and associated flood debris.

The public is also advised to stay out of turbid and brown coastal waters.

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