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Flood Advisory expires for parts of Big Island

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KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) -

[Update 6:50 a.m.]

The Flood Advisory has expired.

[Original story]

A Flood Advisory has been issued for parts of the Big Island on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.

Locations in the advisory include, but are not limited to Kailua-Kona, Captain Cook, Kahaluu-Keauhou, Kealakekua, Keauhou, Holualoa, Honalo and Kalaoa.

The advisory is in effect until 6:45 a.m.

At approximately 3:50 a.m., radar indicated heavy rain, falling at 1 to 2 inches per hour, over Kailua-Kona.

Forecasters advise staying away from streams, drainage ditches and low-lying areas prone to flooding. Rainfall and runoff will cause hazardous driving conditions due to ponding.

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