Will Hurricane Douglas hit Honolulu?
The storm later passed north of the main islands as a Category 1 hurricane, passing dangerously close to Oahu and Kauai, causing minimal damage, and resulting in no deaths or injuries.
Hurricane Douglas (2020)
|Category 4 major hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)|
|Hurricane Douglas at peak intensity in the open Pacific on July 23|
Is Hurricane Douglas coming to Oahu?
Douglas is still a Category 1 storm. A hurricane warning remains in effect for Oahu, while a hurricane watch and tropical storm warning remained in effect for Hawaii County and Maui County. Kauai County is under a tropical storm watch.
What is the path of Hurricane Douglas?
Did Hawaii get hit with hurricane?
Fortunately, hurricanes are rare in Hawaiʻi—the last major hurricane to hit the Islands was Hurricane ʻIniki in 1992, which caused $3.1 billion in damage and devastated the island of Kauaʻi; it killed six people. The most recent was Hurricane Lane, which peaked as a powerful Category 5 hurricane in August 2018.
What is hurricane season for Hawaii?
Hawaii hurricane season for all the Hawaiian islands is from June through November, especially from July through September. Temperature and rainfall for each month of the year can be found at Maui Weather.
Did Hurricane Douglas make landfall in Hawaii?
The storm tracked just north of the islands, and officials said it appeared to pass about 45 miles north of Maui and possibly closer to Oahu. “Not only did it did it not make landfall, it skirted by the islands,” National Weather Service meteorologist Chevy Chevalier.