Tag Archive | "summit"

High surf and winds today for the Big Island

The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory for West Hawaii. Surf along the western shore will be 7-10 feet today. A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the area producing large breaking waves and dangerous rip currents and localized beach erosion. The summit access road to Mauna […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea summit access close due to 90-100 mph gusts

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Closed Comments: Saturday, January 17, 2009 – 04:01 a.m. The Summit Access Road has been closed at Hale Pohaku do to hurricane force winds. Wind speeds of more than 90 miles per hour have been recorded at one of the telescope facilities. In addition to […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea access road closed due to hurricane force winds

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Closed Comments: Friday, January 16, 2009 – 12:10 p.m. The Summit Access Road has been closed at Hale Pohaku do to hurricane force winds. Wind speeds of over 90 miles per hour have been recorded at one of the telescope facilities. This is very hazardous. […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea summit road open, winter advisory cancelled

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Open Comments: Sunday, January 11, 2009 – 03:42 p.m. The Summit Access Road is presently open to the public. Please do not stop and park on the cinder road, as it is narrow and a few vehicles parked here will create a traffic jam. Drive […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Winter storm warning for summits Sunday through Monday

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI 335 PM HST SAT JAN 10 2009 HIZ028-111445- /O.CON.PHFO.WS.A.0001.090111T2200Z-090112T2200Z/ BIG ISLAND SUMMITS-INCLUDING…MAUNA LOA AND MAUNA KEA ABOVE 8000 FEET 335 PM HST SAT JAN 10 2009 …WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING… A FRONT AND A TROUGH ALOFT WILL […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea summit access road open

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Open Comments: Saturday, January 10, 2009 – 07:14 a.m. The Summit Access Road is open to the public this morning. There has been no new snow since January 2. Favorable weather has been forecast through Saturday and road closures are unlikely to occur until Sunday, […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

The Summit Access Road is presently open to the public.

Care and caution urged for snowy fun

The Summit Access Road is presently open to the public.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, NewsComments (2)

Winter weather advisory for Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa summits

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI 200 PM HST WED DEC 31 2008 HIZ028-011600- /O.CON.PHFO.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-090101T1600Z/ BIG ISLAND SUMMITS- INCLUDING THE CITY OF…MAUNA LOA AND MAUNA KEA ABOVE 8000 FEET 200 PM HST WED DEC 31 2008 …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY… A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea access road still closed

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Closed Comments: Saturday, Dec. 27 – 8:25 a.m. The Mauna Kea Access Road remains closed to observatories and the public at Hale Pohaku due to ice and snow on summit roads. The road will very likely be closed all day. Public road conditions and snow […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

Mauna Kea access road closed

Road/Snow Information from MK Rangers and Support Group Road status: Closed Comments: Thursday, Dec. 25, 7:56 p.m. Aloha The Mauna Kea Access Road is presently closed to the public at Hale Pohaku due to ice and snow on summit roads. The road will be closed Friday morning and, perhaps, all day Friday, Mahalo Public road […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (0)

 

 

Become a fan on facebook

 

 

Quantcast