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Big Island flood warning cancelled

Published On: Dec 22 2013 04:04:36 PM HST
Updated On: Dec 31 2013 08:00:42 AM HST

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Ainaloa Subdivision on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013

HONOLULU -

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has allowed a flash flood warning for the Big Island to expire at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

A flash flood watch continues to be posted for the Big Island until 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Forecasters say the heavy rains that brought flooding to the area have subsided, but runoff is still occurring and streams will remain high for much of the day.

Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low-lying areas prone to flooding.

Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due to ponding, reduced visibility and poor braking action.

Do not cross fast-flowing or rising water in your vehicle or on foot.

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Click here for more photos from the Dec. 30 storm.

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