UPDATED: As of 5:31 p.m., a Flash Flood Watch was issued for Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, Maui, and The Big Island. Heavy rains and flash flooding possible Monday morning through late Tuesday night.
The National Weather Service released an updated discussion at 5 p.m.:
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The National Weather Service says we should prepare for the following hazards:
Heavy rainfall may begin as early as Monday morning over Hawaii county and Monday afternoon over Maui county.
Tropical storm force winds are expected as early as Monday afternoon.
Large surf will impact east facing shores possibly as early as Sunday afternoon with the largest surf expected on Monday.
From Hawaii County Civil Defense:
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Stay tuned… the next update is expected at 11 p.m. HST
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