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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Maui County

A kona low west of the state will continue to produce bands of heavy rain and thunderstorms across portions of the island chain through tonight, and possibly into Wednesday. Heavy rain will likely affect urban and leeward locations, as well as lower elevations, which are more vulnerable to flooding impacts. The National Weather Service has EXTENDED the FLASH FLOOD WATCH for Maui County, in effect …

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Flash Flood Watch in effect from Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flash Flood Watch for all Hawaiian Islands from Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon A Kona low will form west of the islands by Sunday night. Conditions will become increasingly favorable for the development of slow-moving heavy showers and thunderstorms over the State Monday and Tuesday. Rain will likely affect urban and …

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Winter Storm Watch Could Bring Snow and Freezing Rain to Haleakala

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Haleakala Summit in effect from 6 PM Saturday to 6 PM Sunday. EFFECTS:  Snow and freezing rain possible. A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow or ice accumulations that may impact the summits. Anyone planning travel to the summits, including hikers and campers, should monitor the latest forecasts and consider postponing their trip …

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Special Weather Statement: Windy and Wet Conditions expected for the weekend

The National Weather Service has issued a Special Weather Statement for Maui County for the upcoming weekend. Winds are expected to increase by Friday morning as a strong high-pressure system builds in north of the Hawaiian Islands. Very windy conditions are forecast along with numerous showers through Sunday. Weather impacts with this event may include localized flooding, wind damage, and occasional power outages. VERY WINDY AND …

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High Surf Advisory for Maui, 18-22 ft waves expected on North Shore

The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory for north-facing shores of Maui and north and west facing shores of Molokai, in effect until 6 AM Wed. Expect Large breaking waves of 18 to 22 feet. Latest Weather Update https://mauiwatch.com/weather/ Forecast surf heights are estimates of the height of the face or front of waves. Expect strong breaking waves, shore break, …

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Cold Front, Rain and Snow Prompt Winter Storm Warnings for Haleakala Summit

Deep moisture along a front will be over Maui tonight and early Friday, producing periods of rain, snow and freezing rain. The National Weather Service has ISSUED a WINTER STORM WARNING for the HALEAKALASUMMIT in effect until noon Friday. A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet, and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible. This will make travel …

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Heavy rains prompt Flood Advisory for Maui

At 8:44 am, radar indicated bands of heavy rain moving over the windward slopes of Haleakala from Kipahulu to Haiku. These bands have been most intense between Hana and Keanae with rain rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Stream levels in the area are running higher than normal. Additional rain bands are expected to move over windward Haleakala through today. Locations in the …

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Flash Flood Watch in effect for Maui with strong surf and wind in the forecast

Wind Advisory for Central and South Maui with East winds 20-35 mph, gusts to 45 mph. The strong winds will bring scattered trade showers, especially during the morning. Expect mostly cloudy to partly cloudy skies for windward and mauka sections. High temperatures will warm up into the low 80s, with a few spots reaching the mid-80s. Flash Flood Watch in …

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Windy conditions expected with increased cloud cover

Expect a cloudy, cool and windy day. It will be a windy day, but not as gusty as yesterday, with easterly trade winds blowing in at 15-30 mph There will be plenty of clouds overhead, thanks to high clouds streaming over the state. Those clouds will block some of the sunshine today and keep afternoon high temperatures on the cool side. …

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Gusty winds bring trade showers and prompt Wind Advisory

Winds will be gusty today, with easterly trades of 15-30 mph, with high gusts. Parts of Maui County will be under a Wind Advisory and could see gusts over 50 mph. Those parts include Lanai, and Kahoolawe. Windy trades will bring in scattered trade showers, especially to windward sections. Because of the strong winds, some showers could get blown into …

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