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Fire Near Auwahi Windfarm

Update: (3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, 2018)

The Piʻilani Highway (Hwy 31) at Mile Marker 20 in ʻUlupalakua is now OPEN.  The road was temporarily closed in both directions for about an hour and a half while crews responded to a brush fire in the area of the Auwahi Wind Farm.

Previous Post: (Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, 1:30 p.m.)

Piʻilani Highway (Hwy 31) is temporarily closed at Mile Marker 20 in ʻUlupalakua due to a fire in the area of the Auwahi Windfarm.

According to Maui Police, the highway is closed in both directions until further notice.