HAENA, Hawaii - KAUA'I WATER: Water service shutdown scheduled for 9 a.m. today for customers located on a portion of Kuhio Highway in Haena.

The Department of Water announces a water service shutdown for customers located along a portion of Kuhio Highway in Haena; from Manoa Stream to Ke'e Beach, including all connecting roads at approximately 9 a.m. today, Aug. 23rd. Water service is being turned off in the selected area to prevent possible damage to the system in preparation for the expected severe weather conditions.

All residents should prepare for possible water service disruption and have their recommended drinking water supply storage of 1 gallon, per person, per day for a least 14 days. For additional water emergency preparedness guidelines, please visit www.kauaiwater.org.

An update will be provided as new information becomes available.