Hurricane Lane Update, 21 August 2018

Accessed on 22 August 2018, 0312 UTC, Post #17473.


Email from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

Here’s the latest scoop 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 5:00 in the evening.

The Central Pacific Hurricane Center has issued a Hurricane Warning for Hawaii County. A Hurricane Warning is issued when hurricane conditions of damaging winds, damaging surf, and flooding rains are possible within 36 hours.

A high surf warning with extreme ocean surges and large breaking waves is also in effect for south facing shores of Ka’u and Kona.

Additional information and specific policies on shelters and closures will follow.”

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts