Tag Archive | "tropical storm"

20180911-1630-goes-west-bug

Hawaii Dept. of Transportation preps for Tropical Storm Olivia

The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is informing the public of preparations it is taking in advance of possible weather impacts from Tropical Storm Olivia and encourages travelers to take the following actions:

Read the full story

Posted in Government, News, Travel, WeatherComments (0)

County sets-up piles of sand on Hawaii Island so residents can make their own sandbags

Due to the high volume of requests for sandbags in preparation for Tropical Storm Olivia, Hawaii County Public Works has delivered piles of sand to multiple locations throughout Hawaii Island. Beginning at 10 a.m. this morning, residents can go to any of these locations to fill their own sandbags. Please note that shovels and sandbags […]

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

GOES-West Infrared enhanced rainbow image of Hurricane Olivia moving west towards Hawaii Monday, September 10, 2018. Image via NOAA

State parks to close at 12 noon Tuesday (Sept 11) in East Hawaii as Olivia approaches

All Hawai‘i island and Maui Nui lands under the jurisdiction of the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) are closing at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. The closures are in advance of Hurricane Olivia which is approaching Hawai‘i now. DLNR Chair Suzanne Case explained, “This is standard operating procedure for our publicly accessible […]

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, NewsComments (0)

20180819-1700-lane-winds-t

Hurricane Lane forecast to pass Hawaii this week, residents should prepare

Lane is forecast to pass south of Hawaii Island this week, potentially causing local impacts as it tracks west-northwestward.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20180818-1700-lane-winds-t

Hurricane Lane enters the Central Pacific at category 4 strength

Lane is forecast to pass south of the main Hawaiian Islands Wednesday and Thursday, potentially causing local impacts as it tracks west-northwestward.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20180817-2000-lane-winds-t

Lane strengthens to major category 4 hurricane

Lane continues to move toward the west-northwest or 285 degrees at 14 kt, steered by the trade winds south of the subtropical high. Hurricane Lane’s maximum winds are reported to be 130 mph.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20180816-2300-lane-path-t

Lane is forecast to become a major hurricane by Saturday

Lane is now a hurricane and could become a major hurricane over the weekend.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20180815-0815-2000-lane-winds-t

Tropical Storm Lane on track to become a hurricane as it nears Hawaii

The forecast continues to lean toward the higher end of the model guidance and shows Lane becoming a hurricane in 12 to 24 hours

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20160927-2300-nws-ulika-t

Ulika rapidly intensifies to a hurricane

Ulika is a tiny hurricane. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 10 miles (20 km) from the center, and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km).

Read the full story

Posted in News, WeatherComments (0)

new-helco-bug

HELCO restores power to customers in Paauilo-Mauka, warns customers about phone scams

Hawai‘i Electric Light has restored electric service to the remaining 20 customers in Paauilo-Mauka who were affected by high winds from Tropical Storm Madeline. Crews have been working since Wednesday to repair damage to utility poles and power lines caused primarily by fallen trees and branches.

Read the full story

Posted in Business, EnergyComments (0)

red-cross-bug

Red Cross shelters about 200 residents during Tropical Storm Madeline

Nearly 200 residents stayed overnight on Tuesday and Wednesday (Aug 30-31) at the 14 Big Island evacuation shelters that were opened by the Hawaii County Civil Defense in partnership with the Hawaii Red Cross. All shelters are currently closed.

Read the full story

Posted in Health, Hurricane, News, Volunteering, WeatherComments (0)

Kamehameha Avenue flooded and closed in Hilo. Baron Sekiya Photo | Hawaii 24/7

County and State facilities to reopen Thursday (Sept 1)

Starting tomorrow, all County and State facilities, offices and services will be restored including Hele-On Bus service starting with the 3:15 AM bus to West Hawaii. Solid waste transfer stations and landfills will open according to regular schedule. County Parks will open and programs will resume on a case by case basis pending damage assessments […]

Read the full story

Posted in News, WeatherComments (0)

20160828-2300-nws-madline-track-t

Madeline now a hurricane forecast to gain more strength, on track for Hawaii

Maximum sustained winds are near 85 mph (140 km/h) with higher gusts. Madeline is expected to strengthen slightly through Monday, then begin to weaken Tuesday.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

20160827-2300-nws-ts-madeline-track-t

Tropical Storm Madeline in the Central Pacific, expected to become a hurricane Monday

Maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph with higher gusts. Madeline is expected to become a hurricane by Monday.

Read the full story

Posted in Hurricane, News, WeatherComments (0)

 

 

Become a fan on facebook

 

 

Quantcast