Road Closures / Shelter Information as of 9am Friday

The following major road closures are in effect as of 9:00am:

  • Highway 19 – mm 6, 14, 15.5, 18, 19, 28.5 (multiple other closures likely)
  • Saddle Road (alternating one lane with pilot car between 8-12 mm)

The following secondary road closures are in effect as of 9:00am:

  • Akolea Wooden Bridge
  • Akoni Pule Highway (Route 270) at 25.5 mm (Halawa Gulch)
  • Bayfront Highway
  • East Kawailani Street from Awapuhi to Nohona Street
  • Kaalaiki Road in Kau, just above Naalehu
  • Kaiulani Street (Reeds Island)
  • Kapuna Street (Ahualoa)
  • Kukila Street between Railroad and Pohaku
  • Kamehameha Avenue, Ponahawai to Manono
  • Laupahoehoe Point Road
  • Lehua Street (Honokaa)
  • Old Mamalahoa in Honomu (past the gym)
  • Pohaku from 39th to 40th in Orchidland Estates
  • Pauahi Street Bridge
  • Piihonua Wooden Bridge
  • Rainbow Drive
  • South Point Road from Kamaoa Junction to South Point
  • Wainaku Street
  • Wainuenue Ave above Akolea Road
  • Waipio Valley Road

Due to the potential effects of Hurricane Lane, five emergency shelters have been opened on the north and west side of Hawaii Island. These shelters are for your convenience, but there is NO mandatory evacuation at this time. The shelters are available if you need to relocate.

  1. Waiakea High School: 155 W. Kawili St, Hilo
  2. Hookena Elementary School: 86-4355 Mamalahoa Highway, Captain Cook
  3. Kamehameha Park Hisaoka Gym: 54-382 Kamehameha Park Road, Kapaau *Pet Friendly
  4. Kealakehe High School: 74-5000 Puohulihuli Street, Kailua-Kona *Pet Friendly
  5. Waikoloa Elementary & Middle School: 68-1730 Ho’oko Street, Waikoloa
  6. Konawaena High School Gym: 81-1043 Konawaena School Road, Kealakekua

If you choose to relocate to a shelter, food is not provided (don’t forget pet food!). Please bring your blankets and pillows if possible. However, the shelter is open to everyone with or without these items.