Catastrophic Flooding Persists in Hawaii; Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

A Kona Low is pulling in deep tropical moisture across the Hawaiian Islands, and producing heavy rain with significant flooding and potential for landslides. Two powerful Gulf of Alaska storms will produce areas of heavy snow and gusty winds, including a broad area of blizzard conditions across southeastern Alaska. These Alaska storms will shift to the western U.S. with heavy mountain snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lihue, Lihue Airport (PHLI)

Lat: 21.98°NLon: 159.34°WElev: 148ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 7 Dec 3:53 pm HST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Puhi HI

Flood Watch until December 8, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
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    Flood Watch until December 8, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 77. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. East wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 77. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. East wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with an east wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with an east northeast wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Windy, with an east wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Puhi HI
 21.94°N 159.37°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
4:00 pm HST Dec 7, 2021
4pm HST Dec 7, 2021-6pm HST Dec 14, 2021
 
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