Severe weather closures on post

| August 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

 

alertDue to the approaching storms, here is the status of on-post facilities and services: 

Health

Schofield Barracks Health Clinic: Acute Care Clinic will be open 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m., through Aug. 10. All other clinics and sections will be closed Friday. All scheduled appointments on Friday are cancelled.

Tripler Army Medical Center: Open for Emergencies Only. No Appointments.

Emergency Services      

Military Police: For emergencies only, call 655-7114/438-7114 or 911.

Fire Department: For emergencies only, call 655-7114/438-7114 or 911.

Closed

The majority of on-post facilities will close 4 p.m., Thursday. They will be closed Friday, and re-open regular hours on Saturday, if applicable. Exceptions below:

  • Schofield Barracks’ Macomb Gate will be closed from Friday, Aug. 8 at 5 a.m., to Monday, Aug. 11 (time to be determined). Once weather and road conditions improve, law enforcement personnel will determine if Macomb Gate will reopen with normal gate hours of operation.
  • Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Facilities will close 4 p.m., Thursday, with the exception of Child Development Centers, School Age Centers and Youth Centers that will close at 6 p.m. All DFMWR facilities will be closed on Friday and resume normal operations on Saturday, with the exception of the Youth Sports games, which are cancelled. All DFMWR events are cancelled on Friday, including Right Arm Night.
  • Exchange: Closed Friday. To Be Determined on Saturday.
  • Gas Stations : Closed Friday. TBD Saturday.
  • Shoppettes: Closed Friday. TBD Saturday.
  • Food Court: Closed Friday. TBD Saturday.
  • Commissary: Open until 6 p.m., Thursday. Closed Friday. Open Saturday.
  • Chapel: Normal services on Sunday. Saturday’s ChapelFest rescheduled.
  • U.S. Army Museum, Fort DeRussy: Closed Friday and Saturday.
  • Hawaii State Department of Education will close all public schools, statewide, Friday, in anticipation of severe weather. Inter-scholastic athletic events and student activities are canceled until schools reopen.

Rescheduled

•National Night Out has moved from Aug. 8 to Sept. 12, and
•ChapelFest has moved from Aug. 9 to Aug. 23.

No other cancellations/closures at this time.

Information will be updated as it becomes available regarding additional facilities or events being cancelled, rescheduled or confirmed as open/available.


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  1. Mark Brown says:

    I hope you folks weather this hurricane well. We have weathered several here on the east coast of the US. I have subscribed to your site for several years and really love it. My late father was in the 161st Infantry of the 25th Infantry Division on Luzon in WWII. When you get thru with weather and things get back to normal could you tell me what 25th Infantry Division museums or things are open and accessible to the public on Oahu. We visited in 2007 but I really did not know what was available and other than visiting the normal Pearl Harbor stuff really did not know where to go. I appreciate your emails greatly.

    Mark E. Brown

    • haw says:

      Greetings! — Thanks for contacting the Hawaii Army Weekly. You can visit the U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii, located at Fort DeRussy, in Waikiki, and the Tropic Lightning Museum, located at Schofield Barracks. Other sites are available, too, such as the Pacific Aviation Museum and Battleship Missouri, both on Ford Island. The Pililaau Army Recreation Center and the Hale Koa Hotel, an Armed Forces Recreation Center, may also be of interest. Call our Community Relations Office at (808) 656-3158 or 656-3159 for more information. Aloha, HAW staff.

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