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  • It's not.

  • This is not a harrowing scenes like this are playing out.

  • Across Hawaii on Tuesday, a river of flood water gushed, passed a home in Houla.

  • The state is now under an emergency proclamation after heavy rain brought floods, landslides and a fear of dam failures.

  • Across Hawaii on the island of Maui, homes were destroyed when a dam overflowed.

  • Heavy rain also damaged roads there, and one bridge was completely washed out.

  • Oh my God, my God, why thousands of people in the state have been ordered to evacuate haiku residents, Shaun Alexander said.

  • It didn't take long for water to rush into his house.

  • I started panicking.

  • My dad started panicking.

  • We just was watching everything kind of go by and then maybe 10, 15 to 20 minutes.

  • The water just rose to the top.

  • It burst into the room.

  • It took all the chicken coops down down the river and lifted up my truck and my truck went down the river as well.

  • Local media reported that two people were swept away in raging waters on Tuesday and only one of them is confirmed to have been rescued.

  • The governor is warning residents to take all precautions as the poor weather is expected to last until Friday.

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Hawaii declares emergency due to floods, orders evacuations

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/12
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