Accessed on 28 August 2018, 0202 UTC, Post #17529.
Email from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
The Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency and the National Weather Service have issued a flash flood warning for parts of East Hawaii. Here’s the complete text:
“A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII
Incident: Flash Flood Warning
This is a Civil Defense message.
This is a Civil Defense Flash Flood Warning message for Monday, August 27 at 1:40 in the afternoon
The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Hawaii Island in the area of Waikii, Pohakuloa, Kamuela and Honokaa through later this afternoon.
Due to the Flash Flood Warning, the following advisories are issued:
- Due to occasional heavy downpours, driving conditions are poor. Be on the alert for possible road closures without notice.
- Expect possible interruptions in your utility services.
- Be on the alert for malfunctioning traffic signals. Please treat flashing traffic lights as a four-way stop.
- Remember, if lightning does threaten your area, the safest place to be is indoors.
Have a safe day, this is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.”
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