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Thursday, April 17, 2014         

Tracking Flossie: Severe Weather Forecast and Preparedness

Maui socked by lightning and flooding  
KAHULUI » A day after Tropical Depression Flossie did its most damage on Maui before fizzling, at least two families were happy to have survived lightning strikes that left a hole in one home and knocked a man to his knees at another.  Story »

When preparing a disaster preparedness kit, first plan for the essentials for survival. Think practical first, and think comfortable second. All essential needs should be able to fit in a 5 gallon bucket. Absolute necessities include food, water, and warmth. Story »

Bands of heavy rain moving over Kauai prompted a flood advisory for the Garden Island, but forecasters lifted it at about 8 p.m. as conditions dried out. Story »


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