Public Advisory for TROPICAL DEPRESSION FLOSSIE

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TROPICAL DEPRESSION FLOSSIE ADVISORY NUMBER 21

Issued: 500 PM HST MON JUL 29 2013

Flossie weakens to a tropical depression just north of Maui

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION

LOCATION: 21.3N 156.5W
ABOUT 145 MI: 230 KM NW OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 90 MI: 145 KM E OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 35 MPH: 55 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT: WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 18 MPH: 30 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE: 1002 MB or 29.59 INCHES

WATCHES AND WARNINGS
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY

All tropical storm warnings have been discontinued.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT

THERE ARE NO WATCHES OR WARNINGS IN EFFECT.

FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA, PLEASE MONITOR
PRODUCTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
HONOLULU.
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND

WIND

Tropical storm force wind gusts are possible this evening and overnight. Locally gusty winds will likely continue on Tuesday over the central and western islands.

RAINFALL

Locally heavy rainfall is presently occurring over portions of the Big Island. Locally heavy rainfall is expected this evening and overnight over Maui county, spreading to Oahu and Kauai later tonight. Flossie is expected to produce total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches over the Big Island with isolated amounts up to 6 inches. Over the rest of the state total rainfall amounts will be 1 to 2 inches with isolated amounts up to 6 inches. This rainfall could cause life-threatening flash floods and mud slides, especially in the mountains.

SURF

Dangerous high surf will continue to affect east facing shores. The surf will begin to subside tonight along east facing shores of the Big Island. Large surf will continue on Tuesday for the rest of the state before subsiding Tuesday night. The large surf may cause coastal road closures.