Coast Guard continues to monitor Hurricane Lester

Coast Guard continues to monitor Hurricane Lester
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard urges mariners and beach goers to exercise extreme caution with the arrival of Hurricane Lester over Labor Day weekend. Residents and visitors throughout Hawaii should heed all warnings from lifeguards and public health and safety officials. Hurricane Lester is expected to generate extremely dangerous off shore sea conditions with maximum wave heights of 35-feet and winds...

Coast Guard reopens Hawaii County port, prepares for arrival of Lester

Coast Guard reopens Hawaii County port, prepares for arrival of Lester
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port opened the Hawaii County ports Thursday morning and cargo operations have resumed. Tropical Storm Madeline is expected to continue to move west and degrade. Vessel and facility operators are recommended to exercise caution when maneuvering in the ports as there may be fields of debris present. The reopening of the Hawaii County port is to ensure the...