Trade winds expected to lessen as weak cold front approaches the state


Hawaii News Digest, 08 January 2018, 0355 UTC, Post #16225. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37211272/forecast-one-more-day-of-trade-winds-ahead-of-weak-front Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Trade wind weather is expected to last through Monday as a weak cold front approaches the state from the northwest.  Winds will diminish considerably by Wednesday as the frontal system falters near Kauai.  Trade … Continue reading Trade winds expected to lessen as weak cold front approaches the state

There’s snow in the forecast for Haleakala on Maui


Hawaii News Digest, 16 December 2017, 0515 UTC, Post #16135. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37079906/snow-may-come-to-haleakala-this-weekend Reporter:  Ben Gutierrez ("Hawaii News Now"). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: A White Christmas is coming a bit early to Maui's Haleakala summit.  The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the "House of … Continue reading There’s snow in the forecast for Haleakala on Maui

Life-threatening north shore swell expected to arrive Sunday


Hawaii News Digest, 19 November 2017, 0420 UTC, Post #15993. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/36879409/life-threatening-north-swell-expected-to-arrive-sunday Reporter:  Ben Gutierrez ("Hawaii News Now"). Accessed on 19 November 2017, 0420 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: If you're planning a beach outing on Sunday (19 November 2017), please be aware of higher than normal surf along north … Continue reading Life-threatening north shore swell expected to arrive Sunday

Cooler temperatures in store for much of Hawaii


Hawaii News Digest, 18 November 2017, 0345 UTC, Post #15985. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/36873620/brrr-hawaii-to-see-chilly-weather-high-winds-on-summits-as-system-moves-in Accessed on 18 November 2017, 0345 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Ole Man Winter will pass over the islands by this weekend, bringing high winds to the summit areas of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa and cooler temperatures … Continue reading Cooler temperatures in store for much of Hawaii

Flash flood watch issued for Kauai Tuesday morning


Hawaii News Digest, 31 October 2017, 1445 UTC, Post #15880. Source: http://khon2.com/2017/10/30/flash-flood-watch-issues-for-kauai-starting-tuesday-morning Accessed on 31 October 2017, 1445 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a flash flood watch for Niihau and Kauai, beginning at 6 a.m. Tuesday (31 October 2017) and continuing through … Continue reading Flash flood watch issued for Kauai Tuesday morning

Rains drench East Hawaii, causing some flooding, power outages


Hawaii News Digest, 25 October 2017, 1610 UTC, Post #15838. Source: http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/rains-drench-east-hawaii-causing-some-flooding-power-outages Reporter: Tom Callis ("Hawaii Tribune-Herald"). Accessed on 25 October 2017, 1610 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The National Weather Service in Honolulu says showers and minor flooding will continue on Hawaii Island for another day or two.  Trade … Continue reading Rains drench East Hawaii, causing some flooding, power outages

Hawaii County Civil Defense High Wind and Flash Flood Watch message


Hawaii News Digest, 24 October 2017, 0615 UTC, Post #15830. Source: http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/active-alerts Accessed on 24 October 2017, 0615 UTC. Please click link to read the full list of civil defense messages for Hawaii County. Here's the current Civil Defense message covering the high wind and flash flood watches: High Wind And Flash Flood Watch Message … Continue reading Hawaii County Civil Defense High Wind and Flash Flood Watch message