KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The State Department of Health has issued a brown water advisory for the island of Kauai due to heavy rains.
Authorities say that brown water may contain chemicals, debris and untreated sewage.
The public is advised to stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff. Not all coastal areas may be impacted however if the water is brown stay out and continue to practice good personal hygiene.
More information can be found here http://emdweb.doh.hawaii.gov/cwb/wqd/viewer/