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Multiple Brown Water Advisories Issued for Maui

September 13, 2016, 5:26 PM HST
* Updated September 13, 8:55 PM
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Maui Brown Water advisories, 9.13.16.

Maui Brown Water advisories, 9.13.16.

A Brown Water Advisory is being issued for Hanakaʻōʻō Beach, Honokahua Bay, Honolua Bay, and Baldwin Beach Park on Maui, due to heavy rains.

The public is advised to stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff due to possible overflowing cesspools, sewer manholes, pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, pathogens, chemicals, and associated flood debris.

Not all waters may be affected, however if the water is brown stay out and continue to practice good personal hygiene and follow up with your primary care physician if you have any health concerns.

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