Coast Guard urges Hawaiian Island mariners to prepare for Tropical Storm Flossie, re-opens some ports

Coast Guard urges Hawaiian Island mariners to prepare for Tropical Storm Flossie, re-opens some ports
HONOLULU – The Coast Guard is urging Hawaiian Island mariners and residents to heed safety warnings during Tropical Storm Flossie. Coast Guard Captain of the Port closed the port of Kahului, Maui, to all traffic at midnight, Sunday and have re-opened the ports of Hilo and Kawaihae on the Big Island at 1 p.m., Monday. Captain Shannon Gilreath, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port, has set Heavy...