LIST: Emergency shelters remain open as heavy rains continue

Maui, Hawaii Island took the brunt of the storm Sunday night into Monday.
Published: Dec. 5, 2021 at 8:07 PM HST|Updated: Dec. 7, 2021 at 5:14 AM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Here’s a look at some of the impacts and weather alerts from a severe weather system that’s bringing heavy rains and strong winds to the state.

  • The city has closed all city parks, the Honolulu Zoo and other venues because of the severe weather.
  • Four emergency shelters have been opened on Oahu: Kalakaua District Park, Makaha Community Park, Sunset Beach Recreation Center and Kailua District Park.
  • All Hawaii’s public schools will reopen Tuesday, except for Pearl City Highlands Elementary. The state Department of Education says there was extensive flooding on campus.
  • Shelters open at the Kihei Community Center.
  • Hawaii County’s mayor declared a state of emergency ahead of the storm.
  • Shelters opened at Naalehu Community Center and Keeau Armory.
  • No alerts or closures reported at this time.
  • For a full list of weather alerts in effect, click here.

This story will be updated.

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