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Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for all islands

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UPDATE 3:47 a.m. on Tuesday
A flash flood watch remains in effect for all islands until Tuesday evening, according to the National Weather Service. Residual rain from the Flossie storm system may still bring heavy rains, especially to windward areas. 

ORIGINAL STORY:
The Flash Flood Warning issued for Maui in Maui County has expired. However, the National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory for the island of Lanai in Maui County until 11 p.m.

  • At 7:48 p.m., radar showed heavy rain over Lanai. The heavy rains are moving west at 15 to 20 mph.

  • Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Manele Harbor, Lanai City. A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect for all Hawaiian Islands until late Tuesday night. This advisory may need to be extended beyond 11:00 p.m. if Heavy Rain persists.

The Flood Advisory issued for the island of Molokai in Maui County lasts until 9:45 p.m.

  • At 6:42 p.m., radar showed heavy rain over Halawa Valley on the northeast portion of Molokai. The area of heavy rain was moving west at 15 to 20 mph.

  • Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Molokai Airport, Maunaloa, Kualapuu, Kepuhi, Kaunakakai. Kalaupapa, Hoolehua and Halawa Valley. A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect for all Hawaiian Islands until late Tuesday night. This advisory may need to be extended beyond 9:45 p.m. if Heavy Rain persists.

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