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File photo by Wendy Osher.
List of Closures and Cancellations for Maui County
August 5th, 2014 · 6 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The following is a summary of closures in Maui County due to impending tropical storms Iselle and Julio.


This boat was
destroyed and
beached in front
of the Sheraton
at Black Rock at
Ka‘anapali Beach,
Maui, by Hurricane
Iniki in 1992. Photo
courtesy of Ward
Graessle.
Mariners Urged to Prep for ‘Extreme’ Seas Around Hawai’i
August 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Once the storm begins to impact the islands, emergency responders may not be able to assist those in danger.


Iselle 5-day track 5 a.m. HST (8 a.m. PDT), Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Heavy Rain, Flooding Forecast as Iselle Approaches Hawaiʻi
August 5th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

A Flood Potential Outlook for the state says heavy rain and flash flooding are possible Thursday and Friday. A tropical storm warning was also issued for offshore waters between 40 and 240 nautical miles around Hawaiʻi.


File image by Wendy Osher.
Visitor Spending in 1st Half Year Up 9.9% on Maui to $2.1B
August 5th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

Per person per day spending on Maui was up 2.3% to $199.60 in June, and up 6.4% in the first six months of the year to $205.90…


Hurricane Iselle, satellite imagery 4 p.m. 8/4/14.  Image courtesy Central Pacific Hurricane Center/NOAA/NWS.
Hurricane Iselle Expected to Impact Maui as Tropical Storm
August 4th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

At this time county officials anticipate a mid-level tropical storm with sustained winds of 50 mph, potential flash flooding and high surf.


Pool at ʻOheʻo Gulch. Image courtesy Haleakalā National Park.
ʻOheʻo Pools to Close Tuesday to Service Monitoring Equipment
August 4th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

The ʻOheʻo Stream in the Kīpahulu section of Haleakalā National Park in East Maui will be closed beginning on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, while crews service monitoring equipment.


Photo courtesy: National Association of Counties/ Council Member  Riki Hokama/Office of Council Services, County of Maui.
Hokama Urges Long-Term Action on Federal Transportation Funding
August 4th, 2014 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Council Member Riki Hokama is calling on Hawaiʻi elected officials in Congress to support and advocate for long-term transportation funding to make sure counties can invest in significant infrastructure for the community.


The Coast Guard rescued eight people after their vessel sank near Kaiwi Channel, Molokai, Aug. 3, 2014. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point hoisted the persons from the water and transported them to Sandy Beach Park where members from the Honolulu Fire Department were waiting. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)
8 People Rescued After Vessel Sinks in Kaiwi Channel
August 4th, 2014 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A 21-foot recreational vessel had sunk and that those aboard were clinging to three kayaks that they tied together. The incident was reported on Sunday in the Kaiwi Channel, about 12 miles west of Molokaʻi.


Hurricane Iselle 5-day track. Image courtesy Central Pacific Hurricane Center/NOAA/NWS.
Hurricane Iselle Continues on Track Toward Hawaiʻi
August 4th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The system was located about 1,245 miles east of Hilo, and 1,345 miles ESE of Kahului this morning, and was moving west at 10 mph. The system has sustained winds of 140 mph and is expected to move into the Central Pacific sometime on Tuesday.


Smile and say "Bacon Cheeseburger." Photo by Vanessa Wolf
The Liquor Shack and Deli: Maui’s Best Burger?
August 1st, 2014 · 7 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Food
 

When two different people told us Maui’s best burgers are being served at upcountry’s humbly named Liquor Shack and Deli, we went for a little look see.


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