Flood Advisory issued for Big Island

Flood Advisory issued for Big Island

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flood Advisory for the island of Hawaii until 5:45 p.m. Thursday.

At 2:42 p.m., radar showed heavy rain near Waikoloa Village, or about 22 miles northeast of Kailua-Kona. The area of heavy rain was nearly stationary.

Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Waipio Valley, Waikoloa Beach Resort, Upolu Airport, Saddle Road Junction, Puako, Mahukona, Kawaihae, Kamuela, Honokaa and Hawi.

This advisory may need to be extended if heavy rain persists.

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