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Hawaii

Image of a delapidated house and damaged cars, damaged by a hurricane.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
The most powerful hurricane in recorded Hawaiian history made landfall on the island of Kauai with 145 mph winds. Thirty-five-foot waves smeared thousands of tons worth of debris inland 800 feet. Kauai lost nearly 1,500 homes and another 5,000 were inflicted with heavy damage. Six people were killed.
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State Information

State of Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
3949 Diamond Head Rd.
Honolulu, HI 96816-4495
(808) 733-4301
http://dod.hawaii.gov/hiema/
www.ready.hawaii.gov
http://dod.hawaii.gov/hiema/files/2017/08/Are-You-Ready_040218.pdf

Important Links

County-specific emergency management agencies
www.getreadyhawaii.gov

Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources
http://dlnreng.hawaii.gov/nfip/

Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
http://cca.hawaii.gov/ins/hurricaneseason/

DCCA’s “My Insurance Doesn’t Cover What?” brochure
https://cca.hawaii.gov/ins/files/2018/09/My-Insurance-Doesnt-Cover-What.pdf