FLASH FLOOD WATCH
Issue Date: 236 PM HST Mon Jan 25 2021
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include Molokai, Kauai, Maui, Lanai, Niihau,
Oahu and Kahoolawe.
* Through Tuesday afternoon
* Deep moisture within an unstable east to southeast flow will
produce a threat for flash flooding through Tuesday. While the
primary flood threat will be over windward slopes, all areas of
the state may experience flash flooding.
* Flood prone roads and other low lying areas may be closed due to
elevated runoff and overflowing streams. Urban areas may receive
more significant flooding and property damage due to rapid runoff.
Be prepared to take action if a Flash Flood Warning is issued. If
you experience heavy rain or rising waters, head to higher ground
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for flash
flooding. Flash Flooding is LIFE THREATENING. Do not cross fast
flowing water in your vehicle or on foot.