We were told last month that solutions were in the works, but when we returned to the area, we saw nothing had changed.
The heat wave also is being felt across Nevada and California, too.
The heat could spell disaster for families heading to the mainland for a summer vacation.
A drier more stable airmass will then build into the islands Friday through early next week.
It was centered in the vicinity of the south flank of Kilauea Volcano and was reported at 7:01 a.m.
Friday’s high tide peaked at 5:07 p.m. and a high surf advisory remains in effect for south-facing shores through 6 a.m. Sunday.
The hurricane season runs from June 1 to Nov. 30.
The king tides are expected to peak Friday and Saturday at nearly 2.5 feet.
Certain environmental factors point to another active hurricane season.
Hawaii’s hurricane season begins June 1.
What started off as a fun trip in Windward Oahu quickly turned dangerous.
Mark your calendars: A potential battering is ahead in just a few weeks, what they call king tides.
Fire officials are warning drivers not to cross deep or fast moving water.
Experts say it’s a combination of high surf and high tide.
It was easily the biggest storm in a merciful winter that had mostly spared the region.
The storm comes a week after the New York region saw temperatures climb into the 60s.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says it was centered off the windward coast of Maui.
While some of those storms will ease as night falls, the threat of heavy rain remains through Friday.
An upper level trough will strengthen as it digs toward the islands during the next couple of days.
Staff and volunteers were able to clean up the park within four days, but there is still a lot of work that needs to be done.