Front Page

Powered by Unisys


September 12, 2016 02:15pm
Orlene Still Too Far Out to Forecast Impacts to Hawaiʻi Weather
  • Latest News
  • Sections
  • Videos
  Maui News & Information Hub
TAG: Maui wind
October 21, 2016

NWS Extends Wind Advisory Through Saturday

The National Weather Service has extended a Wind Advisory for the Maui, Lana‘i and Kaho‘olawe until 9: p.m. Saturday.
Read More
April 06, 2016

Strong Winds Force Closure of Molokaʻi Landfill

Workers reportedly said the windy conditions have caused safety concerns for the public and employees at the landfill.
Read More
March 15, 2016

Maui Electric Bills Increase Slightly in March

While many islands are experiencing the lowest montlhy electric bills in years due to falling oil prices, on Maui, electric bills are slightly higher this month.
Read More
April 22, 2014

Wind Advisory Cancelled for Haleakalā and Kahoʻolawe

Forecasters with the National Weather Service say winds have since dropped below advisory levels.
Read More
March 14, 2014

Gusty Winds Prompt Special Weather Statement

Winds with gusts as high as 40 to 50 mph are expected in some locations on Saturday and Sunday, with winds expected to funnel and accelerate between islands and leeward mountain areas, according to the NWS forecast.
Read More
January 07, 2014

50-60 mph Gusts Expected on Maui, Lānaʻi

Wind gusts of up to 50 mph are expected on Lānaʻi, with gusts approaching 60 mph at the summit of Haleakalā on Maui today.
Read More
September 05, 2013

MECO Using 91% Available Wind Energy

MECO officials say the increased use of wind energy results in estimated savings of more than $22 per year for a typical Maui residential electric bill.
Read More
June 25, 2013

Excessive High Winds Force Maui Landfill Closure

The closure went into effect at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25. County officials say the landfill will close early again on Wednesday, June 26, to allow staff to collect windblown debris.
Read More
April 30, 2013

MECO Helps Parent Company Hit New Renewable Record

HECO officials attributed the progress to added rooftop and utility-scale solar photovoltaic facilities on all islands; more wind energy on Oahu and Maui; and increased geothermal energy production on Hawaii Island.
Read More
April 26, 2013

Swell is Here, But so is the Wind

A decent size north swell is providing surfers with some waves but the trades winds are back as well creating windy conditions.
Read More
February 20, 2013

Strong Winds Continue in Maui County

East winds of 25 to 30 mph are expected, with localized gusts of over 45 mph. The strong and gusty trade winds are the result of a high pressure system far north of the state.
Read More
February 19, 2013

Molokai Roof Damaged in Strong Winds

Fire crews on Molokai helped to secure a roof back in place after a 20' x 20' section blew off the top of a home in Kalamaula.
Read More
August 14, 2012

Wind Advisory Extended for Summit of Haleakalā

A wind advisory has been extended for the Summit of Haleakala on Maui until 6 o’clock tonight. Winds will be from the east at 25 to 35 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph.
Read More
June 18, 2012

Olinda Fire: High Winds, Limited Access

The Department of Land and Natural Resources has closed the Makawao State Forest Reserve due to an ongoing forest fire a above the Kahakapao reservoir in the Olinda/Piiholo area.
Read More
May 31, 2012

Strong Winds Blamed for Kihei Roof Damage

A corrugated metal roof on a 30- by 40-foot container blew off, taking out nearby power lines, before coming to rest against a neighbor's home, said Maui Fire Services Chief Lee Mainaga.
Read More
Pride of Maui

Aloha Stoked : Things to Do in Maui Activities