This is a Civil Defense message.

This is an Eruption update for Friday, December 2nd at 7 in the morning.

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports one active lava flow on the northeast rift of Mauna Loa Volcano.  The leading edge of the flow closest to Daniel K. Inouye Highway continues to have minimal movement and remains near the 7,000 foot elevation and 2.7 miles from the highway.  

For a map of the Mauna Loa lava flow, please refer to the Civil Defense Hazard Impact Map at

Daniel K. Inouye Highway is open in both directions.

For your safety, the speed limit has been reduced to 35 miles per hour in the vicinity of Mauna Kea Access Road.  Please pay attention to the road and be considerate of others on the roadway.

You will be updated of any changes that affect your safety. 

This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.Confirm Receipt© 2022 Everbridge, Inc.


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