Maui Central Valley
Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 9:27 AM HST on March 09, 2014
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the
* Flood Advisory for the island of Maui in Maui County
* until 1230 PM HST
* at 925 am HST... radar showed persistent moderate rain along the
Hana coast... and over the slopes... from Kipahulu to Hana to Huelo.
Water levels in windward Maui streams remain elevated.
* Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to
Nahiku and Keanae.
Stay away from streams... drainage ditches and low lying areas prone
Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions
along Hana and piilani highways 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 1230 PM HST if rain
Lat... Lon 2098 15630 2081 15598 2071 15596 2062 15606
Statement as of 02:45 am HST on March 09, 2014
... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Honolulu HI...
a record rainfall of 0.68 inch was set at Honolulu HI
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.54 set in 2005.