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Flash flood warning issued for Maui

At 12:36 p.m., radar indicated heavy rain moving over Maui from the southeast. The heaviest rain is over southeast Maui with rainfall rates over 3 inches per hour. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Locations in this advisory include the whole island of Maui. This warning may be extended if flash flooding persists. A flash flood watch is also …

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Heavy rains prompt Flood Advisory for Maui

At 6:33 a.m., radar indicated a band of moderate to locally heavy rainfall moving over Maui from the south. While most portions of Maui will be affected through mid morning, pockets of heavy showers with brief rain rates up to three inches per hour will be focused over leeward east Maui from Maalaea to Kihei to Makena, as well as …

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Heavy Rainfall Prompts Flash Flood Advisory for Maui

At 1:27 p.m., radar indicated heavy rain moving over the Kihei area of Maui. Rain rates as high as 3 to 4 inches per hour have been detected. Additional areas of heavy rainfall will be moving over portions of leeward Maui from Kihei to Kaanapali from the southwest within the next couple of hours. Locations in the advisory include but …

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Heavy Showers Prompt Flood Advisory for Maui

At 3:36 p.m., radar indicated persistent heavy showers and thunderstorms over Upcountry Maui and southeast slopes of Haleakala with isolated rain rates of around 2 inches per hour. Be aware of rises in streams and water in previously dry gulches, especially in Kihei and Wailea. The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for Maui Island in effect until …

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Breezy conditions return with dry weather expected

Breezy conditions return for Tuesday with overall relatively dry weather expected. Tonight leeward areas will be clear with just a few clouds windward. Lows in the low to middle 60s. Tuesday, expect mostly sunny and dry skies for leeward spots, partly cloudy skies for windward and mauka sections. With trade winds increasing to 15-20 mph. High Surf Advisory North and …

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Weak cold front pushes trades in for the weekend

A weak cold front has pushed east with sunshine and trade winds building in this weekend. Saturday, mostly sunny with a few morning showers mainly windward. Winds coming in out of the northeast at 10-20 mph. Trade wind showers will increase for New Year’s Eve as moisture from an old frontal boundary moves over Maui.

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Cold front moves in bringing clouds and rain to Maui

Clouds and rain as a cold front moves over Maui. Highs near 80 Wednesday, mostly cloudy with scattered rains mainly in the morning. Winds shift southwest to west at 5-15 mph. Drier conditions move in Thursday, with a high pressure system building heading closer into the weekend. Download our WEATHERWatch APP: CLICK HERE.

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Prefrontal moisture expected to bring flash flooding to Molokai

An upper trough will enhance a band of prefrontal moisture tonight across Molokai and bring the potential for heavy rainfall and flash flooding tonight. Rain may be widespread and may affect areas in the lower elevations, which are more susceptible to flooding problems. The National Weather Service has ISSUED a FLASH FLOOD WATCH for MOLOKAI, in effect until late tonight. …

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Winds expected to be light for Christmas

Winds will be light for Christmas. Our trade winds will turn easterly throughout the day. They will bring in a few clouds and isolated showers for windward sides, while leeward sections will start off the day with mostly sunny skies. Although there may be some afternoon clouds over leeward sections later this afternoon. High temperatures should reach the low 80s …

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