Hurricane Lane, Tuesday evening supplementary information, 21 August 2018

Accessed on 22 August 2018, 0519 UTC, Post #17475.


Email message from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

Here’s some more information on Hurricane Lane from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency:

“A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII

This is a Civil Defense hurricane update for Tuesday, August 21 at 7:15 in the evening.

All County of Hawaii offices are open for normal business hours tomorrow.

Due to the Hurricane Warning, the following closures remain in effect:

  • All public schools and the University of Hawaii campuses will be closed until further notice.
  • All beach parks, from South Point north to Kohala, will be closed until further notice. All pavilion and camping permits for these parks have been cancelled.
  • South Point Road from the Kamaoa Road junction to South Point is closed to all traffic.

The Department of Education, in coordination with the American Red Cross and Hawaii County Parks and Recreation, have identified shelters in all districts that will be opened if necessary. You will be notified if any of the shelters are opened.

Thank you and have a safe day. This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.”

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts