Hurricane Hazards Gallery
Hurricanes cause widespread and extensive damage from high winds, dangerous surf, and flooding. In 1992, Hurricane Iniki hit Kauaʻi, causing 2.4 billion dollars in damage.
Watch video of Hurricane Estelle damage to Puna in 1986.
Hurricane Iniki Photos, Kauaʻi, 1992
The photos below are courtesy of the NOAA National Weather Service. Also see other NOAA images including hurricanes .
Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Active Alerts
Visit the Civil Defense website for up-to-date information.