The watch is for counties along the east end of Lake Ontario: Wayne, northern Cayuga, Oswego, Jefferson, Lewis and Ontario.
Over the last several hours, the heaviest rainfall, flooding and lightning have been occurring in the lower Puna area including Hawaiian Beaches, Pāhoa, and Hawaiian Paradise Park. According to the NWS, flash flooding is extremely unsafe.
Thunderstorms are expected to arrive just before or during the Monday morning commute according to the NWS. Rapidly rising flood waters may inundate roadways quickly. The second half of the week looks mostly dry and much calmer although there could be a few showers overnight Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.
The rain is being blamed for a series of motor vehicle accidents around the region.
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