Last Updated on Friday, 01 August 2014 09:50
Issued: Aug 01, 2014 2:30 PM HST
A weak stationary front, heading slowly east and southeast, remains near Midway atoll. Showers and isolated thunderstorms associated with the system have been occurring north of 26°N west of 168°W.
Remnant low Genevieve is approximately 550 miles south-southeast of Hilo moving west at 10 mph. Thunderstorms have formed near the core of remnant low Genevieve, 12°N 153°W, with cloud tops to 54 kft within 150 miles. Another disturbance is around 925 miles southwest of Honolulu and is also moving west. Convection has been firing within 300 miles of the center of this feature.
Across the main Hawaiian islands, broken low clouds cover windward sides of Kauai, Oahu and Molokai this afternoon. Scattered clouds are observed over far leeward areas of Kauai, Oahu and Molokai. Maui is covered with broken clouds, while the Big Island is covered with overcast skies. The only exception is along the Kona coast of the Big Island where there are some breaks in the cloud cover.