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12/3/10 5:30a Kauai Flood Warning

December 3, 2010, 5:58 AM HST
* Updated December 3, 6:46 AM
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Posted by Wendy Osher

The eastern portion of the state is experiencing some heavy rains this morning.  The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for the island of Kauai until 6:45 this morning.  At 5:28 a.m., heavy showers continued to move across the southeastern portion of the island.  The Wailua River gage indicated a level of 15.6, which surpasses the flood stage of 15 feet.  The warning may need to be extended if flash flooding persists.

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