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County of Kauai prepares for tropical storm Flossie

The County of Kauai remains in a tropical storm warning as officials continue to prepare for the arrival of tropical storm Flossie later Monday. The storm is expected to bring heavy rains and strong winds by Monday afternoon and throughout Monday night, with the potential for flash flooding.…
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Overnight water outage cancelled for Hanalei

Due to the impending landfall of tropical storm Flossie, Kauai water officials have cancelled the Hanalei-Waipa water outage that was originally scheduled for Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.…
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Hawaii County Civil Defense update on tropical storm Flossie

Tropical Storm Flossie is presently located approximately 120 miles East Northeast of Hilo and moving West Northwest at 16 MPH. The system continues to present with sustained winds of 45 MPH with higher gusts, heavy rains and, potential high surf and storm surge conditions. …
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Emergency shelters open for Maui County

UPDATE In partnership with Maui County, Hawaii Red Cross volunteers will be opening shelters on Maui, Molokai and Lanai in response to Flossie. …
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Brittany-Jane Royal laid to rest

Nearly two dozen close friends and family took part in scattering her ashes off Newport beach, California, Saturday.…
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Maui and Oahu counties preparing for Flossie

All county facilities on Maui will be closed on Monday in anticipation of the storm. Oahu County Civil Defense says it will activate its Emergency Operations Center at 6 a.m. Monday morning.…
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Coast Guard closing ports on Big Island and Maui

Coast Guard Captain of the Port is closing the ports of Hilo and Kawaihae on the Big Island and Kahului on Maui, to all traffic starting midnight Sunday. All cargo operations in these ports will be secured by 6 a.m. Monday. …