HONOLULU – Heavy rain and winds from a tropical storm downed bushes, knocked out energy and prompted evacuations of a number of properties on Hawaii’s Maui island.
Tropical Storm Olivia crossed the state Wednesday, making landfall on Maui and Lanai islands alongside the way in which.
However it spared the state widespread harm earlier than persevering with out to sea.
Climate forecasters are warning heavy rains will proceed via Thursday.
Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa says Olivia hadn’t precipitated excessive harm the way in which different storms have up to now.
The Central Pacific Hurricane Middle says Olivia will doubtless weaken additional and develop into a tropical despair by Thursday.