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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM City Mill supervisor Bruce Redmond set up a display of storm supplies Tuesday in Iwilei.
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM A woman carted supplies including water toward her car Tuesday in the parking lot of Long Drugs on Pali Highway in Honolulu. National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Brenchley said not preparing for this storm would be “a dangerous assumption.” People should not assume, he said, that Hawaii island will take the punch out of this storm as it did when Iselle made landfall.
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSHPERIC ADMINSTRATION FOLLOWING THE STORM
As of 11 p.m. Tuesday, Ana was about 710 miles east-southeast
of Hilo, moving west at 9 mph. Maximum sustained winds were
70 mph. The storm is expected to become a hurricane Wednesday.