Flood Advisory issued for Oahu until 4:45 p.m.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - [Update: 5 p.m.]

A Flood Advisory that was issued for the island of Oahu has expired, according to the National Weather Service.

[Original story]

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for the island of Oahu until 4:45 p.m.

At 1:45 pm, radar showed areas of heavy rain developing near Pearl City, along the Waianae Coast near Makua Valley and along the Koolau Range above downtown Honolulu. These areas of rain are nearly stationary. Spotters near Pearl City have reported very heavy rainfall and flooding on Kamehameha Highway.

Radar estimates show rainfall rates of one to two inches per hour in this area. Additional scattered Heavy showers are likely to develop across Mountain, interior and leeward sections of Oahu through the rest of this afternoon.

The Advisory includes the entire island of Oahu. This advisory may need to be extended beyond 4:45 pm if Heavy Rain persists.

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