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The Mauna Loa Solar Observatory with Mauna Kea in the background. Photo courtesy of MLSO

Volcano Watch: Mauna Loa Observatory — The Keeling Curve recognized as landmark science

Continuous CO2 monitoring began on Mauna Loa in 1958, when Charles David Keeling installed state-of-the-art instrumentation high on the remote north flank of the volcano and began carefully measuring the amount of CO2 in the air.

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Volcano Watch: Mauna Loa lava flow blazed a trail for the Saddle Road

A look back at the 1880-1881 Mauna Loa lava flow and the threat that it posed to Hilo.

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‘A‘ā lava flows erupt from the Northeast Rift Zone of Mauna Loa on March 25, 1984—the first day of the volcano’s most recent eruption. USGS photo.

Volcano Watch: Mauna Loa: Quiet for many years, but not to be forgotten

Over the past few months, Mauna Loa, Hawai‘i Island’s largest volcano, has shown subtle signs of stirring from its 31-year-long slumber (its most recent eruption began on March 25, 1984).

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Big Island summits experiencing strong winds and winter conditions

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high wind warning for Big Island summits until 4 a.m. Friday (March 13). Winds are coming from the west at 45-65 mph with gusts over 66 mph. A Winter weather advisory remains in effect for Big Island summits above 11,000 feet in elevation until 6 a.m. […]

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Snow and 105 mph winds trigger winter and wind advisories for Big Island summits

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a winter weather advisory and high wind warning for Big Island summits until 6 p.m. this evening (March 9). Snow and ice accumulations along with freezing fog will deposit up to one inch of new snow on Big Island summits over 12,500 feet in elevation.

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Mauna Kea summit area Saturday morning (March 7). Photo courtesy of UH-Hilo.

High wind warning for Big Island summits

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high wind warning for the summits of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea until 6 a.m. Monday (March 9). Winds are coming from the west at 45-70 mph with localized gusts over 90 mph. The strongest winds are expected to be Sunday day and night.

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Winter storm warning for Big Island summits, summit road closed

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a winter storm warning for Big Island summits above 12,000 feet until 6 a.m. Thursday (March 5).

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Webcam image on Mauna Kea summit area 4:30 p.m. HST Tuesday, (March 3). Image courtesy of UH-Hilo

Winter storm warning for Big Island summits

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a winter storm warning for Big Island summits above 12,000 feet until 6 a.m. Thursday (March 5).

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Mauna Kea summit area at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, February 28, 2015. Photo courtesy of UH-Hilo.

Winter weather advisory for Big Island summits

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a winter weather advisory for Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa above 12,500 feet until 6 a.m. Monday (March 2). Snowfall up to three inches and freezing fog is forecast for the summits. Winds are coming from the southwest at 10-15 mph with temperatures in the upper 20s. […]

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High wind warning for Big Island summits with gusts over 80 mph

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high wind warning until 6 p.m. Saturday for the summits of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa. Winds are coming from the west at 35-60 mph with localized gusts over 80 mph on summit areas obve 11,000 feet in elevation.

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Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope on Mauna Kea at 10:51 a.m. Monday, February 9, 2015.

High wind warning for Big Island summits, winds 60-80 mph with higher gusts

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high wind warning for the summits of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa until 6 p.m. Wednesday (Feb 11). Winds are coming from the west at 60-80 mph with higher gusts.

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A snow-capped Mauna Kea beyond the Ohia forest seen from the Daniel K. Inouye Highway Sunday, January 4, 2015. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

Wind Advisory for Big Island summits, Mauna Kea access road closed

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Wind Advisory for Big Island summits until 6 a.m. Wednesday (Jan 7). Winds are coming from the northwest to north at 35-50 mph with localized gusts near 60 mph. Winds will be strongest over the highest elevations and summit peaks mainly above 11,000 feet.

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