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For Immediate Release December 21, 2020 What: Ash AdvisoryWho: Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency When: Monday, December 21, 2020 ASH FALLOUT LOW FOR KAʻŪ AND SOUTH KONA DISTRICTS HONOLULU — The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) reports the situation at the Halemaʻumaʻu Crater of the Kīlauea Volcano has stabilized. The crater lake has evaporated and is slowly ...
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The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports an eruption at the Halemaumau Crater of the Kilauea Volcano. Trade winds will push any embedded ash toward the Southwest. Fallout is likely in the Kau District in Wood Valley, Pahala, Naalehu, and Ocean View. Stay indoors to avoid exposure to ash. Preliminary data indicates that the earthquake measuring a ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20, 2020 Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency Reminds Residents to Avoid Gatherings of Five or More HONOLULU – With the holiday season upon us as the COVID-19 positive case counts continue to surge across the country, Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) strongly urges residents to avoid gatherings of 5 or more people. ...
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For Immediate Release                                December 10, 2020 LOANS AVAILABLE FOR BUSINESSES AFFECTED BY KAUAI DROUGHT HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) would like to remind the public that small nonfarm businesses on Kauai are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. These loans offset economic losses ...
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Posted on Dec 1, 2020 in Main, News Stories

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