Frigid Temperatures for Parts of Central and Western U.S.; Heavy Rain and Flooding for Gulf Coast and Hawaii

An arctic cold front will continue to plunge southward through the Plains, Mississippi Valley and the Northwest quadrant of the U.S. through tonight. Well below normal temperatures are expected along with dangerous wind chills. A wintry mix will develop over the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Meanwhile, heavy rain, flooding and thunderstorms are forecast over much of the Gulf Coast and Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kailua / Kona, Keahole Airport (PHKO)

Lat: 19.74°NLon: 156.05°WElev: 43ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°C

75°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 1015.4 mb (29.99 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Jan 8:53 am HST
Extended Forecast for

Puako HI

Flood Watch until January 30, 06:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until January 30, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Widespread haze. High near 29. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Widespread haze. High near 29. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a northeast wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. East northeast wind around 13 km/h.
Saturday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind around 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Puako HI
 19.93°N 155.88°W (Elev. 7 m)
6:01 am HST Jan 29, 2023
9am HST Jan 29, 2023-6pm HST Feb 4, 2023
 
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