Hurricane Lane (2018): Difference between revisions

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Torrential precipitation fell across [[Kauai|Kauaʻi]] between August&nbsp;27 and 28; accumulations peaked at {{convert|34.78|in|mm|abbr=on}} on [[Mount Waialeale]].<ref name="KauaiOahuRain">{{cite report|first=Kevin|last=Kodama|publisher=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|date=August 29, 2018|accessdate=September 1, 2018|title=Final Rain Total from Lane Flood Event on Kauai and Oahu|url=http://www.prh.noaa.gov/hnl/Products/PNSHFO/PNSHFO.1808290955.txt|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20180901215918/http://www.prh.noaa.gov/hnl/Products/PNSHFO/PNSHFO.1808290955.txt|archivedate=September 1, 2018|url-status=dead}}</ref> Rivers and streams swelled due to heavy rains, especially in the Wainiha and Hanalei Valleys;<ref name="KauaiOahuRain"/> waters submerged roads and [[taro]] patches. In [[Koloa, Hawaii|Koloa]], a man drowned after jumping into a river to save a dog.<ref name="death">{{cite news|publisher=Associated Press|date=August 29, 2018|accessdate=August 30, 2018|title=1 death from Hawaii storm Lane reported on Kauai|url=https://apnews.com/eeb07f8c65084ba1845fc42a57ae3d9c/1-death-from-Hawaii-storm-Lane-reported-on-Kauai|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20200328184103/https://apnews.com/eeb07f8c65084ba1845fc42a57ae3d9c/1-death-from-Hawaii-storm-Lane-reported-on-Kauai|archive-date=March 28, 2020|url-status=live}}</ref> Water and debris forced road closures along [[Kūhiō Highway]]; flooding also affected [[Hanalei Elementary School]] and prompted early dismissal of students. Power outages affected households in [[Hāʻena, Kauai County, Hawaii|Haena]] and [[Wainiha, Hawaii|Wainiha]],<ref name="April"/> with wind gusts in the latter reaching {{convert|55|mph|km/h|abbr=on}}.<ref>{{cite report|publisher=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|date=August 24, 2018|accessdate=September 1, 2018|title=Preliminary Local Storm Report|url=http://www.prh.noaa.gov/hnl/Products/LSRHFO/LSRHFO.1808241542.txt|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20180901215659/http://www.prh.noaa.gov/hnl/Products/LSRHFO/LSRHFO.1808241542.txt|archivedate=September 1, 2018|url-status=dead}}</ref> Residents reported similarities to [[2018 Kauai flood|record-breaking flooding in April]].<ref name="April">{{cite news|publisher=KHON2|date=August 27, 2018|accessdate=August 30, 2018|title=Heavy rain on Kauai's north shore brings back memories of April's historic floods|url=https://www.khon2.com/news/heavy-rain-on-kauais-north-shore-brings-back-memories-of-aprils-historic-floods/|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20200328184107/https://www.khon2.com/news/heavy-rain-on-kauais-north-shore-brings-back-memories-of-aprils-historic-floods/|archive-date=March 28, 2020|url-status=live}}</ref>
 
The same rainbands that affected Kauaʻi reached [[Oahu|Oʻahu]] during the morning hours of August&nbsp;28; rainfall reached {{convert|9.81|in|mm|abbr=on}} in [[Moanalua]]. The [[Kalihi Stream]] overflowed along the [[Kamehameha Highway]],<ref name="KauaiOahuRain"/> and the [[Ala Wai Canal]] flooded streets in [[Waikiki]].<ref>{{cite web|agency=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|publisher=National Centers for Environmental Information|year=2018|accessdate=July 24, 2019|title=Event Details: Coastal Flood|url=https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/stormevents/eventdetails.jsp?id=773885}}</ref> Floodwaters blocked portions of [[Hawaii Route 63|Likelike Highway]] in [[Kalihi]] and [[Kaneohe, Hawaii|Kanehoe]].<ref>{{cite web|agency=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|publisher=National Centers for Environmental Information|year=2018|accessdate=July 24, 2019|title=Event Details: Flash Flood|url=https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/stormevents/eventdetails.jsp?id=773898}}</ref> Gusty winds caused minor damage, limited primarily limited to fallen trees and fences.<ref>{{cite web|agency=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|publisher=National Centers for Environmental Information|year=2018|accessdate=July 24, 2019|title=Event Details: Hurricane|url=https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/stormevents/eventdetails.jsp?id=773857}}</ref> One home suffered roof damage in [[Makiki]] and power outages occurred in [[Kaimuki, Hawaii|Kaimuki]].<ref>{{cite web|agency=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|publisher=National Centers for Environmental Information|year=2018|accessdate=July 24, 2019|title=Event Details: Hurricane|url=https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/stormevents/eventdetails.jsp?id=773877}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|agency=National Weather Service Office in Honolulu, Hawaii|publisher=National Centers for Environmental Information|year=2018|accessdate=July 24, 2019|title=Event Details: Hurricane|url=https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/stormevents/eventdetails.jsp?id=773860}}</ref> Brush fires ignited on parts of Oʻahu but were not destructive.<ref name="HN_0826_2"/>
 
==Aftermath==