“It’s unacceptable,” Mayor Caldwell said. “We do not want to see this occur again.”
A ragged eye has reappeared in Ignacio, which continues to move northwest into a weakness in the ridge to its north.
Various flood damage companies said the number of calls they received were more than double the regular volume.
If the water is brown, stay out.
A flash flood watch is in effect until Monday evening.
Rotary Club members urged people at Kahala Mall to take advantage of “push alerts.”
There are a few simple things you can do right now that will save you time and money in the long run.
State officials are asking everyone to have their emergency plans ready.
The proclamation activates the Major Disaster Fund set aside by the Legislature for disaster relief for the entire state.
This July, Honolulu saw 20 days that were at or above 90 degrees.
The heavy rain should taper off Thursday night and Friday as moderate to fresh trade winds return to the islands.
Large surf is expected along reefs and shorelines through Wednesday.
It’s important to know, and see, just how quickly a flash flood can occur.
There’s a 60 percent probability that a storm could form in this area.
No major flooding problems have been reported.
This post will be updated when we get notifications of closures due to Hilda.
The storm earlier caused more than 3 million households in Taiwan to lose electricity, with streets strewn with fallen trees.
Hilda is forecast to dissipate Saturday.
Lots of people could be seen either surfing or wave-watching.
It is two months into hurricane season and it’s already been quite busy.