"On its forecast track, the center of Lane will move very close to or over the main Hawaiian Islands from Thursday Saturday". Rain of this magnitude raises the risk of flash flooding and landslides.
"The seriousness of the worst-case possibilities with Lane, and the rarity of the situation, call for an especially high level of preparation and vigilance among all Hawaiians", Weather Underground said, adding that the storm was heading towards "a potentially devastating encounter" with the state.
After a miss to the south from Hector earlier in August, Lane looks poised to, at the very least, come even closer to the island chain later this week.
Hawaii residents are bracing for "life threatening" winds and flooding when Hurricane Lane hits the United States islands this week, potentially uprooting trees and causing rivers to overflow their banks, according to the National Weather Service. This is where the wind will be strongest and the rain to be heaviest if the forecast track doesn't change.
"A Hurricane Watch remains in effect for Maui County, and is now posted for Oʻahu, with tropical-storm force winds possibly beginning Thursday or Thursday night".
Maui County and Big Island schools will be closed starting Wednesday until further notice, the state Department of Education said.
Canadian IndyCar driver Wickens injured in crash at Pocono
Two other drivers, Pietro Fittipaldi and James Hinchcliffe , underwent X-rays at the infield care center following the crash. It was red flagged and the drivers were permitted to step out of their cars till the fencing was being repaired.
Urban Meyer investigation could go past initial timetable
Acting head coach Ryan Day met with the media for the first time during the Buckeyes' fall camp Friday, which began August 3. Day issued a statement Friday afternoon providing an update about Ohio State's fall practices to date.
State offices on Hawaii Island and Maui will be closed Wednesday through Friday, as the governor announced that nonessential state employees in the two counties will be put on administrative leave.
The east side of the Big Island has taken the brunt from previous storms and is still reeling after lava from an erupting volcano wiped out entire neighbourhoods.
Current images of the hurricane show it swirling through the Pacific Ocean south of the Hawaiian islands. It declares counties of "Hawai'i, Maui, Kalawao, Kaua'i and the City and County of Honolulu disaster areas for the goal of implementing emergency management functions", his office said.
Residents and businesses were also urged to update emergency plans.
He said: "A lot of people are comparing the similarities between Iniki and Lane". "I know people are taking trips to Costco, buying ramen, rice, the usual. Remember, if the power goes out, ATMs aren't going to be working".
American Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines issued travel advisories to customers flying to or from Hawaii.
Some customers were buying cases of bottled water at Island Grocery Depot in Kahului, Maui, manager Brian Arakaki said. "They're the ones rushing to the store", he said. "When everybody finishes work, they'll have time".
It followed reports earlier in the day that Trump had criticised Powell at a private GOP fundraiser. "It would appear that Mr. Trump has departed from this past practice and said he would not shy from future criticism should the Fed keep lifting rates.
I'm very happy with my performance. "I don't box to be second best or to make the numbers up, I box to be the best I can be". Deontay Wilder: This fight is official! "All of the terms are agreed", Fury's promoter Warren told BBC Radio 5 live .
The festival, which is also known as the Festival of Sacrifice or Big Eid, follows Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan. The Islamic calendar is based on the lunar cycle, so the date changes every year as it depends on the sighting of the moon.
The Associated Press unveiled its Top 25 preseason rankings Monday, and the University of Miami is No. 8. It was the tenth consecutive year in which the Seminoles have opened the season ranked in the AP poll.
On Saturday evening, McGahn's lawyer confirmed the White House counsel had cooperated with Mueller's team. McGahn is "doing exactly the right thing, not merely to protect himself, but to protect his client".
I got cut and rejected from every audition - not tall enough, not blend-in enough, not 12-octave range enough, not pretty enough. Following Franklin's death, MTV asked Madonna to add a tribute to Franklin in her introduction. "No to this Aretha tribute".
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is a whopper of a graphics card that's finally able to push 60fps 4K gaming with a single GPU. This card is based upon the TU104 Turing GPU with 2944 CUDA cores plus with 8GB GDDR6 memory and a 256-bit bus it says.
Hazard has two years to run on the five-year contract he signed in February 2015. "We want to defend by looking only at the ball". Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is set to hold showdown talks with club officials this week over his future.
The body of Shanann Watts was found nearby, authorities have said, but details were not disclosed, the station reported . The couple lived in Frederick, a town of about 8,600 people around 30 miles north of Denver.
Google Redesigns Fit, Adds New Features
Move Minutes are pretty self-explanatory: Any movements through the day will be tracked either by your phone or smartwatch. Each piece of activity during the day earns the user Move Minutes which are of course recorded in the Google Fit app.
US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany
That is the same year 6,000 Jewish prisoners were shot to death there in one of the largest single massacres of the Holocaust. He was the last of nine Nazi collaborators under deportation orders in the US , eight of whom have died in the last decade.
Tesla rival Lucid Motors may snatch Saudi Arabia EV funding
"Musk also expressed a desire to improve production to the point where Tesla can make two cars at once", said the report . Tesla's stock woes are continuing amid worries about the viability of CEO Elon Musk's plan to take the automaker private .
India military base open to commercial flights in flood zone
The health experts have warned of water-borne diseases, a possible rise in cases of leptospirosis, bacterial diseases etc. Kerala has 41 rivers flowing into the Arabian Sea, and 80 of its dams are now said to be open after being overwhelmed.