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High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch for Big Island

April 14, 2018, 7:37 AM HST
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Saturday, April 14, 2018, 7 a.m.: The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch and High Surf Advisory for Hawai‘i Island.

A Flash Flood Watch means conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding.

Residents in flood-prone areas are advised to be on the alert for possible flooding conditions.

Motorists are urged to exercise caution while driving. Road closures may occur without notice.

Remember, if lightning does threaten your area, the safest place to be is indoors.

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A High Surf Advisory is in effect for the north facing-shorelines of North Kohala, Hāmākua, Hilo and Puna.

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Oceanfront residents, beach-goers and boat owners are urged to be on the alert for dangerous surf conditions.

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