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Emergency shelter on Big Island closes as heavy rains ease

(Image: Paul Miyasaki) (Image: Paul Miyasaki)
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

As thunderstorms and heavy rains drenched the Big Island, the Red Cross opened a shelter on Wednesday evening for residents who were forced to evacuate due to flash flooding.

The shelter was opened at 43-977 Paauilo Hui Road in Waimea, but closed Thursday.

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