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TS Lane Extends Flash Flood Warning for Maui

At 8:10 p.m., radar indicated terrain-anchored heavy rainfall over the slopes of Haleakala, with especially heavy rainfall over the area from Hookipa to Keanae to Hana to Kaupo.

Hana Highway remains closed near mile marker 20, and Piilani Highway remains closed at mile marker 37 near Kaupo. Additional road closures are likely, as rainfall rates of two to three inches per hour are stationary over the slopes of windward Haleakala, and over the windward slopes of west Maui.

The National Weather Service has EXTENDED the FLASH FLOOD WARNING for MAUI ISLAND in effect until 11:15 p.m. A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or will develop quickly.

Unnecessary travel should avoided due to ongoing flood impacts.

Locations in this warning include but are not limited to: Kahului, Honokohau, Kahakuloa, Haliimaile, Paia, Makawao, Wailuku, Waihee, Kaanapali, Kula, Pukalani and Napili-Honokowai.

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