Hawaii Braces For 'Catastrophic Flooding' From Kona Storm

Emergency shelters have been opened and some schools were closed Monday as a severe storm system battered Hawaii, with the National Weather Service issuing a flood watch through Tuesday for all islands and warning of the potential for “catastrophic flooding.” READ MORE: Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: Forbes Video on Twitter: Forbes Video on Instagram:… Continue reading Hawaii Braces For 'Catastrophic Flooding' From Kona Storm

Hawaii FLOODS: Storm clobbers the islands with wild winds, flooding rain, snow

An unusually fierce storm battered the Hawaiian islands Tuesday, leaving thousands without power and flooding streets across the archipelago. The dangerous weather left tourists stranded, including several who canceled wedding plans, and some of the islands’ most iconic beaches barren as the threat of dangerous flash floods, landslides and crashing tree limbs persisted. It also… Continue reading Hawaii FLOODS: Storm clobbers the islands with wild winds, flooding rain, snow