(NBC News) -- Tropical Storm Iselle touched down on the main
Iselle descended at 2:45 local time (8:45 ET) on the Kau coast of
Roofs were reportedly blown off of homes just southeast of
Iselle is expected to bring tropical storm conditions to the smaller islands of
Public schools and government agencies were closed down statewide, according to government officials. Governor Neil Abercrombie warned residents to "stay alert, pay attention, and work with the emergency management agencies" ahead of not only Iselle but also Hurricane Julio, a Category 3 hurricane that was expected to sweep north of Hawaii, but could bring heavy winds and surf swells on the heels of Iselle's destructive forces.
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