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Hurricane Walaka: Largest Central Pacific Hurricane 10+ Years – Path

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Former Category 5 Hurricane Walaka – Projected Path: Former Hurricane Walaka bypassed Hawaii and then became a tropical storm. Below are two images of the projected path; one from NOAA and one from Cyclocane. Former Category 5 Hurricane Walaka – Cyclocane Model: The website Cyclocane uses multiple hurricane projection sources and finds any number of […]

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2018 – Busy Hurricane Season: Two of the Three Busiest Occurred Over Past Four Years

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Two of the Three Busiest Eastern Pacific Hurricane Seasons Have Now Occurred in the Past Four Years Just because we only had a few ‘hurricane scares’ doesn’t mean hurricane season was slow… The Weather Channel reports, “Two of the Three Busiest Eastern Pacific Hurricane Seasons Have Now Occurred in the Past Four Years.” Through Oct. 3, […]

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Hurricane Walaka: Largest Hurricane In Over A Decade

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Hurricane Walaka – Category 5: Hurricane Walaka was the largest Central Pacific Basin hurricane in over a decade. We didn’t hear about it because it missed Hawaii by 1,000 miles. Even though it missed by so far, the size of the hurricane and the strength serve as a warning to remain vigilant. Hurricane Walaka is the […]

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How To Prepare For Flooding Before A Hurricane Or Tropical Storm

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Prepare for Flooding – Determine If You Are In A Likely Flood Zone Is Your Hawai’i Property Located In A Flood Hazard? You can enter your exact address, anywhere in Hawaii, and the Hawai‘i Flood Hazard Assessment Tool will indicate where flood hazards exist near you.  Note: Even if you are not in a ‘normal’ flood […]

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Hurricanes Walaka & Sergio: Hurricane Season Isn’t Over Yet

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10/01/2018 Hurricanes Walaka & Sergios Updates – Projected Path Forecast: Hawaii Appears Safe This is NOT an alert. This is NOT a warning. It is simply a reminder that hurricanes are still occurring all around Hawaii. Hurricane Rosa Projected To Become A Category 3 Hurricane: The Weather Channel is already offering headlines such as, “Rosa in the Eastern Pacific […]

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Hawai‘i Sea Level Rise Impact Upon Hilo, HVNP & South Point

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Could You Be Underwater With A Rise In Sea Levels? What Will The Area From Hilo To HVNP To South Point Look Like With A 3′ Sea Level Rise? The blue portions of the images below show which parts of Hawaii will be underwater with a three-foot sea level rise. You can click here to […]

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Hawai‘i Sea Level Rise Impact Upon Kona

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Could You Be Underwater With A Rise In Sea Levels? Read This Post To The End – It Can Get Worse: First things first – how sea level increases are currently projected starts below. Later we discuss how the land area in Hawaii vulnerable to sea level rise could be double previous estimates.  What Will […]

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Kona Rainbow: How Rainbows Form & Why So Few Rainbows In Kona

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Why Are There So Few Rainbows In Kona: You don’t see a lot of rainbows in Kona  (especially as compared to the eastern part of the Big Island). Here is one from 9/27/2018 Super Rainbow: Although this image was often shared as a real photo, it is based upon a photograph that has been digitally […]

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Hurricane Rosa: Baja Mexico or SoCal (or Hawaii)?

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09/27/2018 Hurricane Rosa Update – Category 3 Projected Path Forecast:  Baja Mexico or SoCal (or Hawaii)?  Hurricane Rosa Projected To Become A Category 3 Hurricane: The Weather Channel is already offering headlines such as, “Rosa in the Eastern Pacific Could Have Impacts on the Southwest” and “Hurricane Rosa Could Soak the Desert Southwest Next Week.“ Hurricane […]

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Homeowners Insurance vs Hurricane Insurance vs Flood Insurance: What’s The Difference?

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What Is The Difference Between Homeowners Insurance and Hurricane Insurance and Flood Insurance? Yes… Flooding, Storm Damage Or Hurricane Damage Could Happen To You (if you are reading this, you already know this): You see it on the news… A homeowner finds out that their homeowners’ insurance doesn’t cover property damage caused by hurricanes and floods.  […]

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