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Monday Weather & Tropical Activity Watch 8/18

Trade wind weather continues today with a slight decrease in winds to 15 mph. A more active shower pattern is possible today through Wednesday as our weather may become a little unstable – increasing windward and mauka showers for some spots. Today highs are expected in the upper 80’s to low 90’s. The second half of the week is becoming …

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KARINA / WEEKEND WEATHER Watch 8/16

Dry moderate to breezy trade wind weather will continue through the weekend. Clouds and showers will be focused over windward and mauka areas, mainly during the night and morning hours. Highs in the mid to upper 80’s, hitting 90 in some spots. East winds from 15 – 20 mph with higher gusts. Very little change in the forecast through the …

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Weekend Weather and KARINA Watch

Trade wind weather is back, which means trade wind weather – windward and mauka showers in the morning and evening hours and mostly sunny skies for leeward spots with the possibility of afternoon sea breezes and cloud cover. Highs in the mid 80’s to low 90’s. East winds from 10 – 20 mph with higher gusts. Very little change in …

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KARINA / MAUI COUNTY WEATHERWatch 8/14

Trade wind weather is back! Gradually building in strength through tomorrow and remaining breeze through the weekend. Mostly sunny skies today with highs in the mid to upper 80’s – hitting 90 in some spots. East winds around 15 mph with higher gusts and afternoon sea breezes for leeward areas. By early next week models are predicting tropical cyclone activity …

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WEATHERWatch 8/13

Mostly sunny skies today with highs in the mid to upper 80’s – hitting 90 in some spots. Trade winds from 5 to 15 mph with afternoon sea breezes. JULIO has been blocking our natural air conditioner but that is slowly starting to change. Trade winds will gradually increase over the next couple of days and low clouds and showers …

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Hurricane Julio is passing well to the northeast of the Hawaiian Islands.

Latest JULIO UPDATE JULIO STATS Category 1 Hurricane Maximum sustained winds at 90 mph Moving NW near 13 mph 340 miles NE of Kahului Gradual weakening through Tuesday is expected. Large swells generated by hurricane Julio will produce dangerously large surf along east facing shores of most Hawaiian islands through Monday. HIGH SURF WARNING is posted for east-facing shores SMALL …

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TROPICAL STORM WARNING CANCELLED for Maui County.

HIGH SURF ADVISORY posted for windward shores with 6-10 ft expected. High surf along east facing shores associated with tropical storm Iselle will decrease tonight and early saturday. However, a new long period east swell from Hurricane JULIO will build on Saturday. A further increase to warning levels is possible on Sunday. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY posted for all island waters …

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ISELLE FRIDAY 2PM UPDATE

Barely hanging on to tropical storm status #ISELLE STATS: TROPICAL STORM Maximum sustained winds at 40 mph Moving west at 18 mph 120 miles SW of Honolulu Some weakening is forecast during the next 2 days and Iselle may weaken to a depression within 24 to 48 hours. Tropical storm force winds extend outward 105 miles. WIND Damaging tropical storm …

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HURRICANE WARNING dropped to a TROPICAL STORM WARNING

HURRICANE WARNING dropped to a TROPICAL STORM WARNING for the island of Hawaii. All islands are now under a TROPICAL STORM WARNING. #ISELLE / JULIO now a CATEGORY 2 HURRICANE ISELLE STATS at 5am TROPICAL STORM Maximum winds at 50 mph Moving west at 13 mph 70 miles WSW of Hilo Additional weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours, …

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WEATHERWatch 11AM Thursday Update

11AM UPDATE: ISELLE is 305 miles ESE of Kahului and has weakened slightly to a low-grade category 1 hurricane with winds at 75mph. The track now takes the center of ISELLE over the island of Hawaii and south of the smaller islands. Hawai’i Island needs to be prepared for 6-8 hours of high winds and possibly 10 hours of heavy …

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