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Critical Fire Weather Over The Southwest U.S., Heavy Rain And Flash Flooding Likely In Hawaii

The combination of strong winds and very dry humidity will lead to critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest through Friday. The potential exists for explosive wildfire growth given ignition. Heavy rain and flash flooding can be expected over the Hawaiian Islands where Flash Flood Watches remain in effect into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lihue, Lihue Airport (PHLI)

Lat: 21.98°NLon: 159.34°WElev: 148ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Apr 3:53 pm HST
Extended Forecast for

Hanalei HI

Flash Flood Watch until April 20, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 20, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after midnight. The rain could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. The rain could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with an east wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with an east wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Hanalei HI
 22.2°N 159.49°W (Elev. 95 ft)
4:01 pm HST Apr 19, 2018
4pm HST Apr 19, 2018-6pm HST Apr 26, 2018
 
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