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Severe Weather Closes Several Big Island Roads

March 9, 2021, 5:18 PM HST
* Updated March 9, 11:32 PM
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UPDATE, 11 pm on Tuesday, March 9: All roads are now open except for Highway 132 between mile marker 7 and 4-Corners.

A traffic advisory has been issued for Route 11 near South Glenwood Road, which is closed in both directions due to several downed trees.

Motorists should expect significant delays while on-scene officers re-route traffic onto South Glenwood Road and Kahaualea Road. The closure is expected to last several hours.

All Big Island road closures as of 5 pm Tuesday evening are listed by district below:

Ka`u District: Ka`alaiki Road in Na`alehu and Wood Valley Road.

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Puna District: Highway 11 between mile markers 19 and 20 due to a tree in the road, and Highway 132 between mile marker 7 and 4-Corners due to poor visibility.

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Hilo District: East Kawailani Street and Kukila Street.

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