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Satellite imagery, Central Pacific, 2:30 p.m. HST 7/23/14. Image courtesy NOAA/NWS.
Forecasters Monitor 2 Disorganized Systems in Central Pacific
July 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

Trade wind weather is expected through Thursday, with the chance of windward showers increasing later this weekend into early next week.


Satellite imagery courtesy NOAA/NWS.
Wali Downgraded to Tropical Depression, Heavy Rain Expected
July 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

Tropical Storm Wali was downgraded to a tropical depression at 11 a.m. Despite weakening, the NWS is still forecasting heavy rainfall to affect the Hawaiian islands beginning by Saturday evening.


#‎GOES‬ visible satellite image from 2200 UTC on 07/17/14 of ‪#‎TropicalStorm‬ ‪#‎Wali‬ in the central ‪#‎Pacific‬ SE of ‪#‎Hawaii‬
Maui Flood Watch Issued for Anticipated Weekend Rain
July 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

The National Weather Service issued a flood watch for the island of Maui from 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, to 6 p.m. on Monday, July 21, as rains from Tropical Storm Wali are expected to impact the state.


Tropical Storm Wali projected track. Image courtesy National Weather Service / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Heavy Rains Anticipated with Tropical Storm Wali
July 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

Wali formed southeast of the Hawaiian islands earlier today, and the National Weather Service issued an advisory saying heavy rains and potential flooding are anticipated over the islands.


Hurricane Iniki microwave percipitation imagery. File image courtesy Central Pacific Hurricane Center.
4 to 7 Tropical Cyclones Expected in 2014 Hurricane Season
May 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

The 2014 Hurricane Season Outlook for the Central Pacific Basin calls for 4 to 7 tropical cyclones with El Niño conditions expected to develop during the summer.


Pewa, 8/16/13. Satellite imagery courtesy NWS/NOAA/CPHC.
Tropical Storm Pewa 1275 Miles SW of Kauaʻi
August 16th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

TS Pewa was last tracked moving WNW at 13 mph, and had maximum sustained winds of 40 mph, according to a CPHC forecast.


Central Pacific Hurricane Center, Satellite imagery, file image 5/18/2011, courtesy National Weather Service.
2013 Hurricane Season Outlook Calls for 1 to 3 Cyclones
May 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News, Weather
 

The 2013 Central Pacific Hurricane Season outlook calls for a 70% chance of a below-normal season, with 1 to 3 tropical cyclones to affect the central Pacific this season.


Microwave Percipitation Imagery, image courtesy CPHC.
Tracking Significantly Better 20 Years After Iniki
September 10th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

In the Central Pacific specifically, forecast accuracy has reportedly improved by 25 to 50% since 1992.


Central Pacific Hurricane Center, Satellite imagery, file image 5/18/2011, courtesy National Weather Service.
2012 Hurricane Outlook Calls for Below-Normal Season
May 24th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

NOAA’s Central Pacific Hurricane Center expects 2-4 tropical cyclones in the Central Pacific this season. That’s below the average of 4-5 seen in a typical season. Cyclones include tropical depressions, tropical storms and hurricanes.


3-Hour Hydrology Map for 5 a.m. Monday, August 22. Image courtesy NOAA & NWS.
Light Rain Falls in Hana as Remnants of Fernanda Pass
August 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui News, Weather
 

Hana, in East Maui, received a little over one-and-a-half inches of rain over a 24 hour period, while the Kawainui Stream on the Big Island showed about an inch of rain.


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