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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2019 Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency Reminds Residents to Prepare for Hurricane Season HONOLULU — With the National Weather Service predicting an above average storm potential for this year’s hurricane season, now is the time for preparation to avoid long lines at gas stations, grocery stores, and ATMs across Hawai’i. “Hurricane ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SIREN TESTING ON O’AHU – JUNE 12 & 13, 2019 HONOLULU — The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and time on Wednesday, June 12, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. • Makua ...
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For Immediate Release                                June 5, 2019 Makani Pahili Exercise 2019 HONOLULU — The annual Makani Pahili Exercise began on Monday and is scheduled to run all the way until Friday, June 7, 2019. Meaning “strong winds,” Makani Pahili is the State of Hawai’i’s annual hurricane preparedness exercise conducted by all four counties, as well as ...
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MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, coordinated with the test of the Live Audio Broadcast segment of the Emergency Alert System, is scheduled for Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11:45 a.m. During this monthly test, all Statewide Outdoor Warning Sirens will sound ...
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawaii Emergency Management Agency DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL ARTHUR J. LOGAN DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT T H O M A S L. T R A V I S ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 20, 2019 HANAPĒPĒ-ELEELE RECOGNIZED AS HHARP DISASTER RESILIENT COMMUNITY Hanapēpē-Eleele HHARP was honored as ...
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