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FAUSTO no longer a threat to Hawaii

Great news! FAUSTO has dissipated in the Central Pacific. No threat to the Hawaiian Islands. The National Hurricane Center is saying 0% chance of it reforming. **We are in the middle of Hurricane Season so this is a good reminder to make sure your emergency kit is ready.**

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Fausto is expected to pass into the Central Pacific

Latest on FAUSTO: Tropical Storm Fausto is expected to pass into the Central Pacific Hurricane Center’s area of responsibility sometime on Friday. Currently, no coastal watches or warnings are posted and it is no threat to land. So far, effects to the Hawaiian Islands are unclear – we may get an increase in rain but winds are not expected to …

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Increase showers expected in the Wednesday forecast

A narrow band of showers is expected to push across Maui County this morning increasing showers, even for some leeward areas. Trade winds will be back today but are expected to gradually fade as we approach the weekend. The location of most showers will shift from windward slopes all day to inland slopes each afternoon. More typical trade winds and …

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Consistent weather in the forecast

The weather has been pretty consistent for a while now. Nice breezy trade winds, windward and mauka showers favoring the morning and evening hours and a bit of afternoon cloud build-up as the sea breeze kicks up in the afternoon for leeward areas. Highs – mid to upper 80’s Winds – Trades 15-20mph Breezy trade winds will continue. Through tonight …

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Unstable weather in the weekend forecast

Unstable weather is affecting the northern end of the state. Chance of rain is greater than usual for Maui County but not as high as for Kauai and Oahu. Stable, drier weather is expected for Memorial Day.

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FIRST TROPICAL STORM OF THE PACIFIC HURRICANE SEASON

May 25 begins National Hurricane Preparedness Week and we will welcome it with the first named storm of the Pacific hurricane season. Tropical Storm Amanda has formed off the coast of Mexico and could reach hurricane strength in the next 48 hours (by Memorial Day). The storm is not expected to make landfall. Instead, forecasters have predicted it will drift …

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Wet weather forecast for the Memorial Day Weekend

Today is another hot, sticky, hazy day. Temps climbing into the mid to upper 80’s. Winds light and variable from 5 – 15mph. Building cloud cover in the afternoon due to daytime heating. Possibility of isolated downpours from those clouds. Surfwise, today the SSW is holding in the waist-chest high range at the better south exposures of Maui County. A …

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Humid weather in today’s forecast

Today we expect partly sunny skies and humid, hazy weather – again. Sorry folks our natural air conditioner is in the OFF position for the next several days. A land and sea breeze pattern will prevail, leading to afternoon clouds and showers over the islands followed by partial clearing at night. Winds are expected up to 15 mph out of …

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Sunny skies but muggy Sunday forecast

Today we expect sunny skies and another round of muggy, hazy conditions. High temperatures will climb into the mid to upper 80’s with light and variable winds becoming sea breezes for leeward spots of Maui County. Light winds, sticky and hazy weather is expected to continue into next week. Showers will favor interior and leeward areas during the afternoon and …

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Weekend weather improves with sunshine

Hope you’re having a wonderful weekend! Here on the leeward side of Maui it’s been a beautiful day so far although quite muggy. This afternoon we could see some afternoon cloud build up with the possibility of scattered showers. Skies will clear overnight. High temperatures will climb into the upper 80’s for our hottest areas. Light and variable winds are …

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