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Coast Guard closes 2 ports in anticipation of Madeline

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HILO, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) -

As Hurricane Madeline nears the Hawaiian islands, the U.S. Coast Guard will close the ports of Hilo and Kawaihae on Tuesday night, and Young Brothers will also cancel various sailings.

The ports will be closed at 8 p.m.

Young Brothers said it will cancel sailings from Honolulu to Hilo, Kaunakakai and Kaumalapau. No cargo will be accepted at these ports until further notice.

All other Young Brothers port operations and sailings are subject to change pending weather conditions.

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