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Brown water advisory posted for Waimea Bay

  • Star-Advertiser reader Danielle Suchet sent this photo to us via Twitter of storm runoff turning the water brown near Ko Olina. (Courtesy Danielle Suchet)

Heavy rains from the passing storm prompted the state Department of Health to issue a Brown Water Advisory for Waimea Bay and Bamburas surf area on Saturday.  

The public is advised to stay out of brown flood water and water fun off due to possible overflowing cesspools, sewer manholes, pesticides, dead animals, chemicals, pathogens, and other types of hazardous debris. 

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