Powered By UNISYS
( Click to Close )
Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
News
Photo by Seth Welcker.  Trees and electric lines down on the Kula Highway past the ʻUlupalakua General Store block access to transmitter sites for two Pacific Media Group stations that were knocked of the air by the storm. 8/8/14.
Moisture Stuck Over Big Island, 6 Inches Over Parts of Maui
August 8th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

“Iselle still remains a threat. That’s what I’m trying to emphasize out there — that as folks wake up and it seems a little breezy and there are some showers out there, the idea is that we could still get these sudden gusts, and still the potential for flooding …”


Iselle 5-day track 5 a.m. HST Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Tropical Storm Conditions Reach Maui
August 8th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The National Weather Service says radar at 1:23 a.m. showed moderate to heavy rain along the windward slopes of Haleakalā. Additional rain bands will continue to move over east Maui over the next several hours.


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 6:30 p.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Downgraded to Tropical Storm, Maui Topography Detailed
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

On the topic of winds: “It’s going to be an event where no part of the state is going to be spared. We can expect the same or similar impacts throughout the state at least through Friday evening.”


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 6:30 p.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Brings “Triple Threat” of Impacts Over Next 24 Hours
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News, Weather
 

Mike Cantin with the National Weather Service said that dangers on land with strong winds and flooding potential, and on the sea with high waves and storm surge along the coast make the system a threat.


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 5 p.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle 5 p.m. Update: Outer Rain Bands of Iselle Move Onshore
August 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

Iselle is still a hurricane with maximum sustained winds near 75 mph, with some slight weakening recorded over the last six hours.


Mid-day imagery as Iselle begins impacting Hawaiʻi Island. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Impacts Begin, Maui Onset Between 9 and 10 p.m.
August 7th, 2014 · 15 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

Wind gusts of 55 mph have already been recorded on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi in the Mauna Kea area. The onset for Maui is projected to be between 9 and 10 p.m. according to the Central Pacific Hurricane Center.


Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui (left), Emergency Management Officer Anna Foust (middle), and Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa (right).  Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: Maui Mid-Day Press Conference on Iselle Preparations
August 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Mayor Arakawa asked that residents stay indoors this evening. “Civil Defense has recommended that no one, except for emergency personnel be out on the roads past 9 p.m.,” he said during the press conference. “This is very important, as we are expecting damaging tropical storm force winds of up to 60 mph, as well as potential life-threatening flash floods and rock and mudslides.”


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 9:30 a.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Update: 9 a.m. Press Conference Highlights
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The impacts—in the form of heavy rain, strong winds, and storm surge—are anticipated to begin as early as 4 p.m. on Hawaiʻi Island today, with the center of the storm passing over the Big Island of Hawaiʻi in the late afternoon to evening hours.


Red Cross, Maui. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Red Cross Volunteers to Open Shelters on Maui
August 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The Hawaii Red Cross volunteers will begin opening shelters in Maui County at 1 p.m. in response to Iselle. Shelters on Maui include: Baldwin High ; Lokelani Intermediate (pet friendly); Kekaulike High; Hāna High & Elementary; Molokaʻi High; and Kilohana Elementary (Molokaʻi); and Lānaʻi High & Elementary.


Satellite imagery of Iselle at 6:30 a.m. HST, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Image courtesy CPHC/NOAA/NWS.
Iselle Update: Impacts Projected for Maui
August 7th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Featured, Hurricane Tracker, Maui News, Weather
 

The Central Pacific Hurricane Center says the onset of tropical storm conditions are expected over Maui County tonight, with very large damaging surf expected along mainly east and south shores starting late tonight.


Page 11 of 747« First...910111213...203040...Last »