Flash Flood Watch Extended

The National Weather Service has extended the Flash Flood Warning for the island of Maui until 7:30 p.m.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or will develop quickly.

This warning may be extended if flash flooding persists.

At 4:13 p.m. radar indicated heavy rain continuing over the slopes of the West Maui Mountains and windward slopes of Haleakala from Paia to Hana to Kipahulu. Stream and river gages along the windward slopes of Maui are still running high.

Heavy rainfall is expected to continue through this evening. Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Kahului, Honokohau, Lahaina, Haliimaile, Paia, Makawao, Wailuku, Olowalu, Waihee, Kaanapali, Pukalani, Hana, and Kipahulu.

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