Cancellations Due to Inclement Weather

Published on August 6, 2014 under Closures and Cancellations

Due to the uncertain path of tropical storms Iselle and Julio and the resulting impact on weather, Lyon Arboretum has cancelled the daily guided tour for Friday August 8, 2014 and the daily guided tour and classes for Saturday, August 9, 2014.

To read more about the incoming storms, please click here.
Read more about UHM Emergency Information

Evacuation Shelter Lists have been released (courtesy of KHON 2)

The following American Red Cross hurricane shelters will be available and open for evacuees on Thursday, August 7 at 10 p.m.

–Campbell High School: 91-980 North Rd Ewa Beach Kapolei
–Kaimuki High School: 2705 Kaimuki Avenue Honolulu Kaimuki (pet-friendly)
–Kaiser High School: 511 Lunalilo Home Road Honolulu Kaiser
–McKinley High School: 1039 South King St Honolulu McKinley
–Castle High School: 45-386 Kaneohe Bay Dr Kaneohe Castle
–Mililani High School: 95-1200 Meheula Parkway Mililani Mililani
–Pearl City High School: 2100 Hookiekie Street Pearl City Pearl City (pet-friendly)
–Waialua High School/Intermediate: 67-160 Farrington Highway Waialua Waialua (pet-friendly)
–Nanakuli High School/Middle: 89-980 Nanakuli Avenue Waianae Nanakuli (pet-friendly)
–BYU-HAWAII: 55-220 Kulanui Street Laie Kahuku (pet-friendly)

Special evacuation shuttles will begin operating at 10 p.m. Thursday night to serve the designated shelter locations. If you need transportation to an evacuation shelter TheBus will provide free transportation. These buses will display an EVACUATION sign. Riders need only flag a bus down anywhere along the route they are traveling and they will be taken to the nearest evacuation shelter. Riders will be allowed to bring one bag and pets as long as they are on a leash or in a pet crate or carrier. Designated evacuation routing for each of the ten shelters will be issued soon.

PLEASE NOTE: The University of Hawaii at Manoa is NOT a designated shelter location. 

Image Source: NOAA Satellite Image, Star Advertiser, August 5, 2014