Rainfall from storm inundates East Hawaii

Preliminary rainfall data indicate some areas on the Big Island received more than 30 inches of rain in the three days that Hurricane Lane struck the island.

Deluge brings water-gawkers out in force

As rain from Hurricane Lane doused the island Thursday, curious onlookers drove over half-flooded streets to watch swollen rivers churn into the ocean despite repeated warnings from county officials to stay off the roads.