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For Immediate Release Dec. 4, 2021 Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency Urges Preparedness For Dangerous Weather HONOLULU – A “Kona Low” weather system will be impacting the Hawaiian islands and could bring as much as 25 inches of rain, along with flash floods, damaging winds and landslides to parts of the State, which makes preparedness vital for ...
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*For Immediate Release* Nov. 29, 2021 What: Monthly Siren Test for December 2021 Who: Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency When: Wednesday, Dec. 1, 11:45 a.m. MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The monthly test of the all-hazard Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, coordinated with the test of the Live Audio Broadcast segment of the Emergency Alert System, is ...
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  For Immediate Release November 17, 2021 Federal Grant to Replace Bridge Will Restore ‘Important Link’ for Maui County Residents   HONOLULU – A newly awarded bridge project totaling nearly $3 million dollars is set to bring relief to over 200 rural residents in and around Haʻikū in Maui County, saving them hundreds of extra driving ...
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency   DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT LUKE P. MEYERS ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT As Wet Season Begins, Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency Issues ‘Know Your Hazards’ Map Tool For Public Use   HONOLULU –The Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) has launched ...
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