A late winter storm that has been drenching our islands isn’t finished yet. Parts of Kaua’i received more than a foot of rain yesterday. Monday night it was the island of Moloka’i that was in the storm’s path. Severe thunderstorms with wind gusts to near 60 m.p.h. raked the island into the late night. Moloka’i received more than an inch and a half or rain and was under a severe thurnderstorm warning – along with the island of Maui – until 1 a.m.
Maui County, Oahu and Kaua’i are still under a flash flood watch through this afternoon. NOAA Weather Radio broadcasts can be reached by calling 1-866-944-5025. The NOAA Weather internet services can be found at www.prh.noaa.gov/hnl.
Pre-recorded advisories and notifications are available 24-hours a day on the Maui County Automated Information System (AIS) by calling 986-1200. Click here to see the latest animated satellite loop of the storm. Click here to see the latest radar animation.