The National Weather Service reports thunder and lightning for Puna and Hilo through this evening.
Remember, if lightning threatens your area, the safest place to be is indoors.
Be aware of possible flooding and power outages through this evening for affected areas.
Some power outages may already be occurring.
Motorists are to treat intersections with inoperable traffic lights as 4-way stops.
Thank you; have a safe evening, this is your Hawai’i County Civil Defense.