Severe winter weather conditions closed down Haleakala Park yesterday at 1:00 pm as well as sunrise reservations were cancelled for today. Power was out at the summit throughout the night starting at around 4:30 pm yesterday.
Temperatures at the summit could go as low as 31 degrees today. Winds are expected to gust up to 40 mph. The windy conditions along with rain and possible ice make road conditions slippery. Recommendations are against visitors traveling on Haleakala Highway.