“Mauna Loa Eruption Day 3: Lava crosses Old Kona Highway.”
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It is now day 3 of the eruption of Mauna Loa and the flow has crossed Old Kona Highway. An update from Hawaiian Volcano Observatory will be provided later this morning.
In other news, Action 4 Animals will be hosting an adoption event for cats and dogs.
And this year, the Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade is back with a new and longer route.
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Mauna Loa Eruption Day 3: Lava crosses Old Kona Highway
At approximately 11 p.m. Tuesday, the leading edge of the Mauna Loa lava flow crossed Old Kona Highway, a dirt road that crosses the Mauna Loa Forest Reserve, according to the Hawai’i State Department of Land and Natural Resources.
Big Island’s new attraction: Mauna Loa spewing red-glowing lava against black skies By Nathan Christophel
Monday night, Khalil Blake’s gaze was glued to the massive lava field on Mauna Loa’s unpopulated northeast flank as it glowed a brilliant bright red against the pitch black sky.
A towering plume of smoke and other volcanic emissions soared over fissure 3, which featured three fountains spewing molten rock into the air. Once the lava landed, it snaked down the mountainside.
Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park invites Big Island to Holidays in Kahuku
Come celebrate this weekend with Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park as it marks its 25th anniversary of supporting the park and rings in the holidays at the same time.
Holidays in Kahuku will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3. The free community event will be hosted in the park’s Kahuku Unit and feature crafts for sale, food vendors, free shave ice and face painting for the keiki. The following lineup of performers also will provide entertainment:
Action 4 Animals to host Howling Meowing Holidays adoption event
Are you looking to find a furry friend for your keiki, someone special or even yourself this holiday season? Action 4 Animals – A4A has just what you need.
Action 4 Animals – A4A will host the Howling Meowing Holidays animal adoption event and silent auction Dec. 3 at the Cooper Center on Wright Road in Volcano Village. The adoption event is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with the silent auction running from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade to have new, longer route
The 62nd Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade is scheduled this weekend and the Big Island is invited to experience the holiday with a child’s cheer.
This year’s parade theme is ‘He Kalikimaka Ho‘oli Keiki’ – A Children’s Christmas Cheer. The parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 3 and will feature a new, longer route. The new route is intended to allow spectators to be able to safely spread out. Those who plan to attend are urged to find a watching spot early.
Leading edge of Mauna Loa lava flow crosses Old Kona Highway
At approximately 11 p.m. Tuesday, the leading edge of the Mauna Loa lava flow crossed Old Kona Highway, a dirt road that crosses the Mauna Loa Forest Reserve. These images show the leading edge of the eruption.
Maui Entertainment, Arts, Community, Dec. 1-7
For a list of upcoming events, concerts, shows and entertainment for Dec. 1-7, find our comprehensive listing HERE.
Get ready for Christmas at the annual Lights on Rice Parade and craft fair
Get in the Christmas spirit at the annual Lights on Rice Parade scheduled for Friday.
Kauai Weather Forecast for November 30, 2022
Light winds and mostly dry weather are expected this morning, with some patchy high clouds. Light to moderate trade winds will return later today, and…
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