Commander, Navy Region Hawaii Notification
"Navy Region Hawaii installations are participating in HURREX 15, a hurricane preparedness exercise through May 29. The following information is an example of what would be provided in the event of an actual hurricane approaching Hawaii:

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In preparation for HURREX 15, Commander Navy Region Hawaii has set Tropical Cyclone Condition of Readiness (TCCOR) FOUR for Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) on Oahu and the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) on Kauai with destructive and sustained winds of 50 knots or greater possible within 72 hours.

DoD civilian and military personnel and their families who live and work on JBPHH and PMRF should take this opportunity to complete preparation of family disaster kits and stock up on food, bottled water, dry milk, batteries, flashlights, candles and other emergency supplies. Prepare your home by securing all exterior furniture and loose objects. Pick up any last minute material for your hurricane kit. Fill the gas tank of your vehicle and keep it above ¾ full as you complete your preparations. The closer the hurricane is, the longer the lines for gas and groceries.

Go to the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency website www.scd.hawaii.gov and review closest shelter locations. Visit http://www.ready.navy.mil/ or www.ready.gov for preparedness information. Register for emergency alerts at www.nixle.com.

JBPHH personnel and their families should monitor the Navy Region Hawaii and JBPHH Facebook and websites for updates, listen to recorded messages on the JBPHH Straight Talk Line at (808) 421-4000, and tune in to Joint Base Television (Oceanic Ch. 2) on base.

Remain vigilant and listen to local news for updates.

**This notice contains general information that may be specific to the JBPHH geographical area. Personnel at PMRF, MCBH and other geographically separate installations should also monitor and follow locally provided guidance.
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Aloha and Welcome to Commander, Navy Region Hawaii!

Navy Region Hawaii oversees the U.S. Navy's largest and most strategic island base in the Pacific. The Navy region extends over 23,000 acres of land and water on Oahu and Kauai and serves as the host for the headquarters of seven major Navy commands, including the Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet.

A Hospital Corpsman assigned to Naval Health Clinic Hawaii, assists a patron to utilize a body mass index analyzer during a Morale, Welfare and Recreation sponsored Health and Wellness Fair at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, May 8. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Johans Chavarro) Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Michelle J. Howard greets Sailors based in Hawaii during an all-hands call (AHC) held at the Bloch Arena on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, May 14. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Diana Quinlan) Representatives from the Navy and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Native Hawaiian civic clubs and the Aiea community observe progress of the ancient fishpond restoration at McGrew Point Housing pavilion, May 13. (U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Gabrielle Joyner) The guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for an independent deployment, May 18. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Diana Quinlan) Joint service musicians perform at 30th Annual Combined Military Band Concert kicking off Military Appreciation Month and Armed Forces Day at the Hawaii Theater in Honolulu, May 16. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Jeff Troutman) Family members of a Pearl Harbor Survivor attended an ash-scattering ceremony in his honor at the USS Utah Memorial on Ford Island, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, May 19. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Johans Chavarro)  The guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam from its maiden deployment, May 21. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Diana Quinlan) Cmdr. Thomas Ogden, prospective commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93), passes through the sideboys during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, May 22. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Diana Quinlan) Onlookers wave to the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (TAH-19) as it arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to support Pacific Partnership 2015, May 25. (U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Gabrielle Joyner)  The Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Navy Honor Guard performs a three-gun volley during a Memorial Day ceremony at the USS Parche Park and Submarine Memorial at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, May 25. (U.S. Navy photo by MC1 Steven Khor) Service members, veterans, and Hawaii residents participate in the 66th Mayor's Memorial Day ceremony at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl, May 25. (U.S. Navy photo by MC2 Laurie Dexter)

 

About Commander, Navy Region Hawaii

Navy Region Hawaii enables Navy and joint operations, providing Base Operating Support that is capabilities-based, integrated, and optimally ready. People, our most valuable resource, achieve success through innovation and process and performance. Quality of Service defines our covenant of leadership.

 

 

 

 

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