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Warning signs posted at flooded Waimea River

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WAIMEA BAY (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Honolulu City & County Ocean Safety officials posted warning signs at the mouth of the Waimea River on Wednesday after flood conditions caused the river to become dangerous.

According to an Ocean Safety spokesperson, the public was asked to stay clear of the river on both sides of the mouth at Waimea Bay as a safety precaution.

Officials will reevaluate the flood conditions at a later time before deciding to remove warning signs.

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