The storm was the second-wettest tropical system to impact the United States and the wettest tropical system to impact Hawaii, surpassing Hurricane Hiki in 1950. First, Hurricane Florence was last observed as a strong Category 1 storm with sustained wind speeds of 90 miles per hour and a minimum pressure of 974 millibars. Environmental conditions are expected be conducive for development, and a tropical depression is expected to form over the weekend while the system moves slowly west-northwestward. A watch means residents should prepare for severe weather conditions within 48 hours before the anticipated first occurrence of tropical-storm-force winds and conditions that make outside preparations hard or risky. But officials say a tropical storm shouldn't be taken lightly.
Hawai'i County will not be distributing sandbags until active flooding occurs. As NPR's Bill Chappell reported, the town of Mountain View on the Big Island recorded 51.53 inches of rain as a result of Lane, the third-highest total ever measured from a USA storm.
The storm's current motion is expected to continue with some slowing in forward speed through Monday.
Bear or Packer? After playing for both, usually one sticks
Over the course of the past five seasons, a 13 win season has been able to wrap up that top spot in the NFC four times. I don't blame Gurley, or any running back, for not wanting to absorb a tackle from the University of Buffalo great.
I didn't take any pleasure in watching Nadal go through the motions in that second set - especially in case he did more damage. The reigning French Open champion ends his Grand Slam season having made it at least to the quarterfinals in all four majors.
Spain got crashed out of the World Cup after being defeated in penalties against hosts Russian Federation . Fernando Hierro was in temporary charge of 2010 World champions Spain in Russian Federation .
That comedy film depicted a graphic assassination of Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, and was denounced by the country. Officials say Park at times traveled to neighboring China and conducted work under a front company called Chosun Expo.
The co-founder of $420the billion internet company, Jack Ma , has announced that he will be retiring from Alibaba on Monday. As Beijing has increased its involvement in the private sector, Ma has shifted what he has said about China's government.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited. At least 300 people were displaced in Riley County, Kansas, after the area was struck by heavy rain and significant flooding.
The Dallas Police Department will continue to provide updates on the investigation in coordination with the Texas Rangers . During a press conference, Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall asked the community and the media for patience and cooperation.
When asked if she wrote it, United Nations envoy Nikki Haley responded with a curt "no" on her way to a Security Council meeting. At the same time , I can't say whether we would have done it or not, so I don't want to sound churlish.
The second day of Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings began much as the first with protesters often interrupting proceedings. Majority Republicans can confirm Kavanaugh without any Democratic votes, though they'll have little margin for error.
Bears Collapse In 24-23 Loss To Packers
The struggles and lack of cohesion shared by the starting group was obvious through the first half prior to Rodgers' injury. Rodgers emerged from the tent and was carted from the sideline to the locker room while holding his knee.
Rapper Mac Miller dead at 26
Mac started: "I just wanna go on tour", which was quickly liked more than 33,000 times and retweeted to thousands. Mac Miller openly struggled with substance abuse, which he documented throughout his mixtapes and albums.
Here's Apple's new iPhone from every angle
If you're wondering why Apple has made a decision to give up on 'Plus, ' it's probably because of the aforementioned LCD iPhone . According to a report by 9to5Mac, the Cupertino-based tech giant is planning to name the large screen iPhone as iPhone Xs Max .
Facebook, Twitter defend efforts to stop election meddling
Warner said social media companies were doing better at combating disinformation, but their efforts were insufficient. Google did release written "testimony" from Walker ahead of the hearing, even though he was not expected to appear.