Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lihue, Lihue Airport (PHLI)

Lat: 21.98°NLon: 159.34°WElev: 148ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Jan 11:53 am HST
Extended Forecast for

Poipu HI

High Surf Advisory until January 16, 06:00pm
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High Surf Advisory
  •  
    High Surf Advisory until January 16, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    High Surf Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 10 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

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Scattered showers, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
M.L.King Day
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Poipu HI
 21.87°N 159.47°W (Elev. 0 ft)
6:00 am HST Jan 16, 2019
12pm HST Jan 16, 2019-6pm HST Jan 22, 2019
 
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