908  
WGHW60 PHFO 050139  
FFAHFO  
 
FLOOD WATCH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI  
339 PM HST WED MAR 4 2015  
   
..FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND
 
 
.A TROUGH ALOFT AND ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL  
FOR FLOODING RAINS OVER MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND THROUGH TONIGHT.  
 
HIZ017>027-051445-  
/O.CON.PHFO.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1600Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-MAUI LEEWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-  
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-HALEAKALA SUMMIT-KONA-  
SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-KOHALA-  
BIG ISLAND INTERIOR-  
339 PM HST WED MAR 4 2015  
   
..FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY
 
 
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR  
 
* MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND.  
 
* UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY.  
 
* HEAVY RAIN WILL BRING THE THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING ON MAUI  
AND THE BIG ISLAND.  
 
* THE HIGHEST THREAT WILL BE ON THE WINDWARD SIDES OF MAUI AND  
THE BIG ISLAND WHERE THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL FOCUS THE  
SHOWERS. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF MAY RESULT IN ROCK AND MUDSLIDES IN  
STEEP TERRAIN. FAST MOVING WATERS MAY CREATE LIFE THREATENING  
SITUATIONS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AVOID CAMPING OR HIKING NEAR STREAMS AND LOW LYING AREAS. MONITOR  
THE LATEST FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IF  
HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OR FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS ARE ISSUED. REMEMBER  
THAT IT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE RAINING WHERE YOU ARE FOR FLASH  
FLOODING TO OCCUR.  
 

 
 

 
 
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