In partnership with the City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii Red Cross volunteers closed three shelters on Oahu as of 10:00 p.m. on Monday night that had been opened in response to Flossie.
The following shelters will close at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. All Oahu shelters were open at 3:00 p.m. on Monday.
In partnership with County of Maui, Red Cross volunteers closed four Maui shelters as of
10:30 p.m. on Monday night that had been opened in response to Flossie.
The following Maui shelters will close at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. Maui shelters were open from 9:00 a.m. on Monday.
As of midnight on Monday, the shelter population was as follows:
The large population at Waialua is due to a large group evacuated from Otake Camp.
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