VIDEO: High Surf Warning At Pohoiki


POHOIKI: Although the threat posed by Ignacio is diminishing as it tracks away from Hawaii Island, the hurricane did manage to kick up the ocean en route. The National Weather Service issued a High Surf Warning for East Hawaii, which has been extended until 6 am Wednesday.

VIDEO: Igancio Effects Seen In Puna Surf and Surge


PUNA: Tidal flooding was seen in Kapoho after the 4 p.m. high tide, but nothing that could compare to what was seen one year ago when Hurricane / Tropical Storm Iselle hit the Big Island. A little farther south at the popular Pohoiki surf spot, crowds gathered to watch surfers brave the waves.

Big Island Under Flood Advisory As Hurricane Passes


HAWAII ISLAND: At 1:06 pm HST the National Weatehr Service reports radar showed heavy rain falling on east and southeast slopes of the Big Island. The heaviest showers are producing rainfall in excess of two inches per hour near Volcano. Other locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Mountain View, Pahala and Wood Valley.