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2018 Hurricane Lane

Hurricane Lane

Formed: August 15, 2018
Dissipated: August 29, 2018

Hurricane Lane was the wettest tropical cyclone on record in Hawaii, with rainfall accumulations of 52.02 inches (1,321 mm), also ranking as the second-wettest tropical cyclone in the United States, after Hurricane Harvey of 2017.

Hurricane Lane was only the second Category 5 hurricane to pass within 350 miles (560 km) of South Point, Hawaii. The other one was Hurricane John in 1994. Lane prompted the issuance of hurricane watches and warnings for every island in Hawaii.

National Hurricane Center: Hurricane Lane Advisory Archive

U.S. Census Bureau data tools for disasters, natural hazards, and weather events

Hawaii Counties Potentially Impacted by Hurricane Lane

Census Business Builder: Regional Analyst Edition


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