Quantcast
  

Thursday, April 17, 2014         

 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Winds shifting; rains could fall on Oahu starting today

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 04:14 a.m. HST, Mar 20, 2013


The winds and the weather are changing starting today. National Weather Service forecasters say a cold front is moving over the islands and winds will shift to the south on Kauai and Oahu starting this afternoon. There’s also an increased chance of showers through Friday.

The forecast for Honolulu calls for mostly sunny skies this morning. Kona winds will start blowing from the south in the late morning or early afternoon, leading to the chance of afternoon and evening showers.

There’s an 80 percent chance of rain Thursday and Friday as the front moves over Oahu.

The front should move past Oahu by the weekend, but could stall over Maui and Hawaii island.

Honolulu could see voggy skies Saturday when trade winds are light. But the northeast winds should strengthen and blow most of the vog south of Oahu on Sunday, forecasters say..

Forecasters are also expecting a bump in surf for north shores, with advisory level wave faces of 5 to 8 feet by Wednesday afternoon through Friday.

South shores may also see a small swell from a storm last week near New Zealand. Waves of 2 to 4 feet are expected today.







 Print   Email   Comment | View 2 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

COMMENTS
(2)
You must be subscribed to participate in discussions
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may receive a warning, and if you persist with such comments you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.
Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.
manakuke wrote:
Weather changes on the horizon.
on March 20,2013 | 05:19AM
allie wrote:
cool..we need the rain
on March 20,2013 | 08:22AM
IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News