The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a
* Flood Advisory for the island of Oahu in Honolulu County
* until 500 PM HST
* at 153 PM HST...radar showed heavy rain near Schofield Barracks... or about 18 miles northwest of Honolulu. The area of heavy rain was nearly stationary. Radar estimates indicated rainfall rates around two inches per hour in this area.
* Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Makua Valley...Whitmore Village...Waialua...Mokuleia and Haleiwa.
Stay away from streams...drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to flooding.
Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due to ponding...reduced visibility and poor braking action.
Do not cross fast flowing or rising water in your vehicle or on foot. Turn around...Don/T drown.
This advisory may need to be extended beyond 500 PM HST if heavy rain persists.
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