HAWAII ISLAND – Hawaii County Civil Defense has issued a message to residents of Hawaii Island as Tropical Storm Flossie approaches. The audio alert is included above, and will expire at 3 p.m.
According to an 8 a.m. update from the National Weather Service, Tropical Storm Flossie is 490 miles east of Hilo, moving west at 20 miles per hour. (Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 175 miles from the center.) Maximum sustained winds are still measured at 65 miles per hour.
From Hawaii County Civil Defense:
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