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Flash Flood Warning issued for Windward Oahu

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for parts of Windward Oahu until 9 p.m. Friday. According to the National Weather Service in Honolulu, the rain gage at Ahuimanu Loop near Kaneohe showed heavy rain falling at a rate of more than two inches per hour. The area of heavy rain was nearly stationary.

Other areas in the warning included, but were not limited to, Kaneohe, Waiahole, Waikane and Kahaluu.

Forecasters said a Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or already occurring in streams, roads and low-lying areas. Residents should move to higher ground now. Do not cross fast-flowing or rising water in your vehicle or on foot.

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