Maui Flood Advisory until 1 p.m.
Update: 12:18 p.m. Saturday, April 16, 2022
The Flood Advisory For Maui is cancelled. The National Weather Service says weather radar shows that the heavy rain has diminished.
Issued: 9:51 a.m. Saturday, April 16, 2022
A Flood Advisory is in effect for the island of Maui in Maui County until 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, 2022.
The National Weather Service reports that radar at around 9:46 a.m. showed heavy rain over windward Maui falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Additional heavy rainfall is expected throughout the day, according to the NWS.
Some locations that will experience flooding include: Kahului, Makawao, Pukalani, Kula, Hāliʻimaile, Haʻikū-Paʻuwela, Huelo, Paʻuwela, Pāʻia, Keʻanae, Puʻunēnē, Nāhiku, Kīpahulu, Wailuku, Waiehu, Waikapū, Kaupō, Waiheʻe, Hāna, and Kahakuloa.
The NWS advises the public to stay away from streams, drainage ditches, and low-lying areas prone to flooding.
A Flood Watch is also in effect.