Civil Defense Weather update for Saturday, December 4th at 4 in the afternoon.
The National Weather Service has issued the following update and weather statement;
A Flood Watch, for the State and Island of Hawaii remains in effect through Tuesday. The National Weather Service is forecasting a Catastrophic rain event beginning with Hawaii Island on Sunday morning. Rain events of this size can affect areas that do not usually flood.
Due to the Flood Watch, conditions are favorable for flash flooding and the following are issued:
In addition the following conditions continue:
A High Wind Warning and Blizzard Warning for the Summits of Hawaii Island and a Wind Advisory for the rest of Hawaii Island through Monday.
Due to the Wind Advisory the following are issued:
High Surf has been upgraded to Warning Levels through Monday for the coastal areas of North Kona, North and South Kohala, Hamakua and Hilo. Expect strong breaking waves, shorebreak, and strong currents making swimming difficult and dangerous.
Due to the High Surf Warning the following are issued: