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Flood Advisory Issued for Big Island

August 11, 2021, 5:12 PM HST
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The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a flood advisory for a section of the Big Island until 8 pm Wednesday night.

At 4:55 pm, radar indicated heavy rain over Leeward Big Island from Honaunau to Hawaiian Ocean View Estates. Rain was falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

Some locations that will experience flooding include Captain Cook, Hawaiian Ocean View, Honaunau, Miloli´i and Hawai´i Volcanoes Park Kahuku Unit.

Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to flooding.

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