HECO says the demand for power usually peaks at 1,000 to 1,100 megawatts, but on Monday and Tuesday nights, it peaked at more than 1,200 meg…
Surf, wind and rain could still pose problems and emergency officials aren’t letting their guard down.
Scattered heavy showers and thunderstorms may produce locally excessive rainfall today and tonight.
“We still have a couple more days (ahead) and anything can happen,” one official said.
Ignacio is forecast to cut through the island’s windward offshore waters tonight through Wednesday night.
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Ships guidance indicate that strong shear will continue to impinge on the cyclone.
“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.