UPDATE – (6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 10)
- The National Weather Service in Honolulu issued a Flood Advisory for the east-side of the Kaʻū district until 9:15 p.m.
- At 6:12 p.m. HST, forecasters said radar indicated heavy rain over the Kaʻū district. Rain was falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Minor flooding on roads, poor drainage areas, and in streams was expected.
- Some locations that will experience flooding include Pāhala, Punaluʻu Beach, Kāwā Flats, Wood Valley, Naʻalehu, Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park, Waiohinu, Discovery Harbor and Hawaiʻi Volcanoes Park Kahuku Unit.
by Big Island Video News
HAWAIʻI ISLAND - A Flood Advisory was issued on Saturday evening for an area of Kaʻu, including Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park and Pāhala.