Forecasters predict heavy rain, possible thunderstorms and flash flooding


This graphic from Accuweather depicts an upper-level low pressure front forecast to affect Kauai first and then moving eastward through the island chain, possibly bringing heavy rains and thunderstorms with potential flash flooding to the Big Island today and during the weekend.

Weather watchers are warning of a strong upper-level low-pressure front forecast to move eastward across the island chain, potentially bringing severe thunderstorms and flash flooding to the Big Island as early as this afternoon.