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September 11, 2018 Weather Forecast

September 11, 2018, 7:00 AM HST
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Hurricane Local Statement issued September 11 at 5:27AM HST by NWS

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Looking Ahead

Trade winds will increase in strength starting this afternoon through Wednesday with wind directions shifting to a more northerly direction as Tropical Storm Olivia moves closer to the islands. Chances for heavy rain are increasing spreading east to west across the state starting later tonight and lasting through Thursday as Olivia passes through the Hawaiian Islands. Strong winds and heavy flooding rain threats will gradually decrease from east to west across the state starting on Thursday. A wet trade wind weather pattern will develop on Friday with showers favoring windward and mountain slopes with much drier trade wind weather returning for the weekend.

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West Side

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Today: Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 96. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

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South Side

Today: Scattered showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. North wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 89. Heat index values as high as 95. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

North Shore

Today: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 95. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Central Maui

Today: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 95. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Upcountry

Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

East Maui

Today: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 3 and 4 inches possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Lanai City

Today: Scattered showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

Kaunakakai

Today: Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Tropical storm conditions possible. Frequent showers, mainly after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions expected. Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

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Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov

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