Brown Water Advisory posted for Keehi, Waimea Bay

Published On: May 29 2013 12:10:08 PM HST
Updated On: May 29 2013 03:26:28 PM HST
HONOLULU -

State health officials say a Brown Water Advisory has been issued for Waimea Bay and Keehi Lagoon on Oahu.

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

Health officials say if coastal waters are turbid and brown, stay out.'

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