Nightly News   |  July 29, 2013

Hawaii braces for Tropical Storm Flossie

The tropical storm is expected to dump heavy rain on Maui and the Big Island, causing flooding and mudslides. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> tonight emergency storm shelters are open. people across the hawaiian islands are bracing for tropical storm flossie . it's expected to dump heavy rain , causing flooding and mudslides. tornadoes are even possible in this, even as the storm is weakening as it approaches the island and here on the mainland cleanup is under way after severe rain in the east and in western north carolina two people were swept away over the weekend and drowned n.philadelphia, there was record rainfall. the storm knocked out power to parts of the philadelphia international airport for a time. the