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Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfires

Jul 13 2019

HONOLULU Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke billowing over nearby beaches. | Video

More floods threaten Hawaii as tropical Storm Lane drifts away

Aug 26 2018

HONOLULU Tropical Storm Lane, greatly diminished from the major hurricane it once was, drifted away from the Hawaiian coast on Saturday, but lingering showers threatened to trigger more flooding and landslides. | Video

Tropical storm Lane threatens more Hawaii floods before turning away

Aug 25 2018

HONOLULU, Aug 25 Tropical Storm Lane threatened to drench Hawaii's most populated island of Oahu on Saturday, after lingering just south of the U.S. state and unleashing torrential rains and flooding on the Big Island, weather and civil defense officials said.

Tropical storm Lane dumps rain on Hawaii as flood hazard lingers

Aug 25 2018

HONOLULU Hawaii was spared a direct hit by a major hurricane as Lane, once a monster tempest, rapidly weakened into a tropical storm, even as it unleashed severe flooding on the Big Island and threatened to drench Oahu and Maui. | Video

Torrential rain, howling winds as Hurricane Lane nears Hawaii

Aug 24 2018

HONOLULU, Aug 24 Hurricane Lane, a powerful Category 3 storm, spun slowly north out of the Pacific toward Hawaii on Friday, causing torrential downpours and catastrophic flooding on the Big Island.

Hurricane Lane lashes Hawaii with heavy rain, winds

Aug 24 2018

HONOLULU Hurricane Lane, a powerful Category 3 storm, lashed Hawaii on Thursday with high winds and torrential rain, causing flash floods, landslides and raging surf as residents hunkered down to ride out the storm. | Video

Hurricane Lane threatens direct hit on Hawaii, churns toward Oahu

Aug 23 2018

HONOLULU, Aug 23 Hurricane Lane, threatening a direct hit as Hawaii's worst storm in a quarter century, on Thursday churned toward Oahu, the island with the largest population, as schools, government offices and business closed and residents stocked up on supplies and boarded up homes.

Hurricane Lane churns toward Hawaii, residents stock up

Aug 23 2018

HONOLULU Hurricane Lane churned slowly toward Hawaii late on Wednesday as schools, government offices and business closed and residents stocked up on supplies and boarded up homes. | Video

Hurricane Lane strengthens to Category 5 as it heads for Hawaii

Aug 22 2018

HONOLULU Hurricane Lane strengthened to a Category 5 storm on Tuesday as it charged toward Hawaii where residents braced for "life threatening" winds and flooding, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

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