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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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The NWS issues Statewide Special Weather Alert with thunderstorms expected

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Statewide Special Weather Statement that includes the County of Maui (Maui, Molokai, and Lanai). Although many areas are seeing sunshine this morning, localized heavy rain showers and some thunderstorm activity will develop later this afternoon for all islands. This will happen mainly for the mauka/interior portions of the islands. The heavy …

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Brown Water Advisory issued for Honokahua Bay

A Brown Water Advisory is being issued for Honokahua, Maui, due to heavy rains. The public is advised to stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff due to possible overflowing cesspools, sewer manholes, pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, pathogens, chemicals, and associated flood debris. Not all waters may be affected, however if the water is brown stay …

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Gusty north to northeast winds are expected for Maui County through Wednesday.

A fast-moving cold front continues to move down the island chain passing over Maui county and the big island tonight. Behind the front very cool and gusty north to northeast winds will move over the island chain. Locally windy conditions with strong gusts, especially over and downwind of higher terrain are expected. If you have loose outdoor objects, you may …

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Super Cool on Super Bowl Sunday

The National Weather Service announced that this cold front that is currently passing Hawaii now will feel like the mainland temperatures with high winds up to 50 mph. This cooler temperature in the 70s will last till Wednesday. Maui’s weather forecast for the central area at sea level: Today 2/7/2016 Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Windy, with a …

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Special Weather Statement Issued for Maui County

EVENT: The National Weather Service has ISSUED a SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT for MAUI COUNTY for this weekend. EFFECTS: A fast-moving cold front is expected to sweep across the island chain this weekend bringing a brief period of showers. The front is expected to reach Kauai late Saturday then move quickly through the rest of the islands by Sunday morning. Very …

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