Wet Weekend Ahead for Maui County

December 17, 2016, 7:02 AM HST · Updated December 17, 8:06 AM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments

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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A High Surf Warning is posted for north and west facing shores of Maui and Molokai through noon Saturday. See more details in our surf forecast at the link at the bottom of this page.

Gale Warning posted for all offshore waters today.

Small Craft Advisory posted through 6 p.m. Saturday for all coastal waters.


Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County high/low forecasted temperatures, projected winds, projected localized weather conditions and expected wave heights.**



    Looking Ahead

    A low north of Kauai will move southwest through Monday, passing just west of Kauai Sunday morning. The disturbance will bring showery weather with a slight chance of thunderstorms today hrough Sunday. Breezy west winds will shift out of the south by tonight. Trade winds are forecast to return on Monday and continue through next week.


    Today & Sunday

    Partly sunny skies are expected with scattered showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms for Maui County. Some thunderstorms could produce heavy rain. High temperatures from 78° to 83°. Southwest winds from 15 mph. Sunday, Mostly cloudy skies and haze are expected with scattered showers and again a chance of thunderstorms during the day with winds veering out of the southeast around 15 to 20 mph.

    UV index at 6 (“high” exposure level)


    Tonight & Sunday Night

    South winds around 15 mph. Mostly cloudy skies with numerous showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms could produce heavy rain. Low temperatures from 65° to 70°. Sunday night, numerous showers are again expected.


    Our Maui Now Weather homepage always includes daily: Sunrise | Sunset | Moonrise | Moonset | Moon Phase | Live Weather Cams | 5-day Forecast | Current Temperature & Conditions

    ***Click here for your marine outlook and surf report.***

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    Meteorologist Malika Dudley
    Malika was born and raised in Hilo. She began her career in news at KGMB9 in 2007. As a part of the Hawaii News Now weather team, Malika was nominated for two Emmy Awards for excellence in weather reporting and won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Journalism Award for her reporting on Hawaii’s tsunami damage in 2011. In 2019, Malika was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter in the category of Science Reporting for her Big Island Now news report on what was happening beneath the sea surface at the ocean entry of the Puna lava flow.  

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