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Trade Winds planning to stick around for the weekend

Strong trade winds continue this weekend with gusts up to 25 mph possible throughout Maui. A disturbance strengthens this weekend, increasing our rain threats Saturday and Sunday. Surf may reach advisory levels this weekend (generally around 4 ft) Click here to download our mobile app for Android and iOS

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Trade winds expected to fizzle for the weekend

MAUIWatch Chief Meteorologist Susie Martin has your weather outlook for Aloha Friday and weekend of June 4, 2016. Brought to you by Maui Electric The trade winds fade this weekend as light, variable winds take over. Humidity and haze will increase with scattered showers, mainly in the afternoon (in particular for leeward communities). Surf stays small and below advisory level.

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Heavy rains prompt Flood Advisory for Maui

At 2:20 p.m. radar indicated heavy rain near Ulupalakua with rainfall rates over two (2) inches per hour. Locations in this advisory include but are not limited to: Kihei, Kula, Wailea, Makena, Keokea, Ulupalakua, and Maalaea. The National Weather Service has ISSUED a FLOOD ADVISORY for MAUI ISLAND in effect until 5:15 p.m. Click here to download our mobile app …

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Moderate rain extends Flood Advisory until noon

At 8:55 a.m. radar and gauges indicated moderate rain continuing to fall across windward Maui this morning. Stream gauges have leveled off but remain elevated, and any briefly heavy shower could produce flooding on saturated ground. Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Kahului, Lahaina, Pauwela, Honokowai, Kaupo, Haiku, Makawao and Paia. The National Weather Service has …

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East Maui areas under morning Flood Advisory

At 6:16 a.m., radar indicated moderate to heavy showers anchored along the lower windward slopes of east Maui, upslope from Nahiku to Hana and Hamoa to Kaupo. Rainfall rates will be 1 to 2 inches per hour, resulting in rapid stream rises in east Maui, including the Oheo gulch. Locations in the advisory include, but are not limited to Kipahulu, …

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Blustery N to NE winds expected over the windward sides of Maui

A dissipating front will stall near the Big Island today and bring a rather wet with blustery N to NE winds over the windward sides of Maui and the Big Island today. Showers will linger over the same areas on Thursday with showers spreading back towards Oahu on Friday. A Wind Advisory is in effect for Lanai. Today: Breezy with …

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Flash Flood Watch extended for Maui County

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended a Flash Flood Watch for the County of Maui until later this afternoon. An upper level trough over the state will create instability that will interact with the daytime heating and moisture. Heavy showers and thunderstorms capable of producing flash flooding will be possible today as a result. Please continue to monitor …

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Flood Advisory extended until later tonight

At 7:42 p.m. radar continued to indicate moderate rainfall across leeward and upslope sections of Haleakala with rainfall rates between 0.50 and 1 inches per hour. The heaviest rains are beginning to exit off to the east of Maui and this trend for improving conditions is expected to continue over the next hour or two. This advisory includes the entire …

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UPDATE: Flood Advisory posted as heavy rainfall rolls thru Maui

At 4:58 p.m. areas of heavy rainfall over Maui have weakened or moved offshore.  However, there are a few areas of moderate to heavy rainfall over Upcounty Maui and Kipahulu that could cause minor flooding of roads and streams.  Additional rainfall is also moving toward the island from the southwest and will reach the coast within the next hour. This …

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