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Flood Advisory posted for Big Island

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HILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory for the Big Island until 4:15 p.m.

  • At 1:01 pm, radar showed moderate to heavy rain over the South Hilo, Puna and Kau districts. The Heaviest rainfall was over Hilo and Mountain View.

  • Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Pepeekeo, Keaau, Glenwood, Pahoa, Pahala, Naalehu, Hawaiian Ocean View Estates and the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

  • A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect for Hawaii County through late Tuesday night. This advisory may need to be extended beyond 4:15 pm if Heavy Rain persists.

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