Kauai plans for potential flooding and possible closure of Kuhio Highway
Kauai County warns it could close Kuhio Highway near Hanalei Bridge with little to no advance notice if the heavy rains cause flooding.
Kona Low hits Kauai first, other islands later this week
"If you can see them coming in on radar, great, but sometimes they just pop up." Kauai Emergency Management Administrator Elton Ushio said. "In this case, conditions are going to persist for multiple days with the potential of impacts island-wide, anywhere on the island."
NWS warns showers could trigger flooding in drought-impacted areas
HNN’s First Alert Weather Day for Kauai will expand statewide Wednesday into Thursday for the entire state as a kona low threatens flooding rains for many communities.
Kekaha landfill closed until further notice
The Kekaha landfill is closed until further notice because of inclement weather and flooding. The closure is necessary for the safety of the workers and the public. The public will be updated as to when the landfill reopens. For more information, call the Kaua‘i County Solid Waste Division at 808-241-4841.
Kaua‘i County Officials Warn Residents of Possible Severe Weather and Flash Floods This Week
Kaua‘i County officials are urging the public to be cautious due to potential severe weather conditions from Tuesday to Thursday. Kaua‘i Emergency Management Agency's Elton Ushio advised against non-essential travel and outdoor activities. He warned of the risk of flash floods and cited recent rescue operations in flood-prone areas.
First Alert Forecast: Flood watch posted for Oahu, Kauai and Niihau as heavy rains drench state
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A FLOOD WATCH remains in effect for the islands of Niihau, Kauai and Oahu from Tuesday morning through Thursday afternoon. The flood watch will be expanded statewide Wednesday morning. A Kona low disturbance will increase potential for heavy rain and thunderstorms across Kauai and Oahu Tuesday morning...
Taste Paradise: Top 3 Must-Visit Bakeries in Kapaa
Welcome to this article where we'll be exploring three exceptional bakeries in Kapaa. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Wet season storm to soak the islands this week
HONOLULU (KHON2) — The winds are expected to shift gradually towards southerlies as unstable weather pattern emerges from Tuesday to Saturday. A kona low (leeward low, no relation to Kona town) is anticipated to increase the risk of intense rain and thunderstorms in Kauai and Oahu, potentially starting as early as Tuesday morning and extending […]
Kapaa's Barbeque Trio: Three Must-Try BBQ Joints
In this article, we explore three of the finest barbecue joints in Kapaa. Have you had the chance to savor their flavors yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
How a Spectacular Hindu Temple in Hawaii Began as a Dream in San Francisco
The sun shines down on the golden spires of the Iraivan Temple at Kauai’s Hindu Monastery in Kapaa, Hawaii. The temple is made entirely of hand-carved granite and took 33 years to build. | Source: Jessie Wardarski/Associated Press. It is the only all-granite, hand-carved Hindu temple in the West...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in kilauea, HI
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around kilauea.
Heavy Rain, Flash Flooding Possible Mid-Week
ISLAND OF HAWAIʻI - Significant snowfall is also in the forecast for the summits of Maunakea and Mauna Loa. (BIVN) – Two low pressure systems will bring potentially heavy rain to the Hawaiian islands in the coming week. In a “Hydrologic Outlook” message posted by the National Weather...
High Surf Advisory remains in effect
HONOLULU (KHON2) – Dry weather and moderate to locally breezy trades will characterize the period spanning tonight through Monday. A developing kona low will then bring potential for heavy rain to islands next week beginning with Kauai on Tuesday and the remaining islands during the remainder of the week. Isolated thunderstorms will also be possible. […]
The gas price fluctuate between $5.29 and $5.39 in Kapaa as of 2023-11-27. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.250, a week ago the price is $3.308 , according to AAA.
Registration set to open for Kauai County’s keiki basketball leagues
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Registration for the 2024 Mini Hoopster and Junior Hoopster Basketball Leagues is set to open this week on Kauai. The Mini Hoopster League is open to boys and girls in kindergarten and first grade. The Junior Hoopster League is open to boys and girls in second and...
Experience Kapaa's Charm: 3 Remarkable Gift Shops to Explore
In this article, we're exploring three unique gift shops located in Kapaa. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to leave your comments below.
Culinary Journey in Lihue: 3 American Classics You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll explore three traditional American cuisines in Lihue. Have you had the opportunity to taste any of these culinary delights? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Experience Hanalei through Taste: Discover 3 Iconic American Dishes
In this article, we're exploring three traditional American dishes that you can find in Hanalei. Have you had a chance to taste any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to leave your comments below!
Hawaii’s Plans to Make Visitors Pay for Rescues Continue
Last week, the Kauai County Council moved forward with a bill to require those visitors and residents rescued to take responsibility and pay for the extreme costs of both ocean and land rescues on the Garden Island. Bill 2910 proposes individuals pay for all search and rescue over $1,000. The...
Mudslide closes section of Kuhio Highway on Kauai
HANALEI, Hawaii (Island News) – Two lanes of Kuhio Highway near Hanalei Hillside, in the area of Hanalei Bridge and Hanalei Plantation Road, were cutoff because of a mudslide. Kauai's north shore has had some heavy rain over the past 24 hours.