Clear Skies in Forecast, Front Expected Soon

October 23, 2015, 1:54 AM HST · Updated October 22, 8:56 PM
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A High Surf Advisory is posted for the east facing shores of Maui through 6 p.m. Saturday as Olaf brings hazardous surf to these shorelines. Waves are expected to build to 8 to 12 foot faces.

A High Surf Advisory is posted for the south facing of Maui and Molokai through 6 p.m. Saturday. Surf heights of 5 to 8 foot faces are expected.

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    Looking Ahead

    Trade winds are forecast to gradually weaken while clouds along with a few light showers focus over the windward slopes through the weekend. A cold front will move across the island chain during the first half of next week bringing an increase to showers. Trade winds are expected to strengthen on Tuesday and Wednesday, then weaken again Thursday.

    Hurricane Olaf is forecast to pass well east of the islands over the weekend. Olaf is expected to bring large surf to the islands, other weather impacts are not expected.

     

    Today  

    Today partly cloudy skies are expected today with showers favoring windward areas in the early morning. More sunshine is forecast as the day goes on. Mostly sunny skies are expected for leeward spots. High temperatures from 84° to 89°. Northeast winds are forecast around 15 mph.

    UV index at 9 (“very high” exposure level)

     

    Tonight

    Northeast winds are forecast around 15 mph. Low temperatures from 72° to 77°. Partly cloudy skies are expected with scattered windward showers and clear skies for leeward spots.

     

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    Meteorologist Malika Dudley
    Malika was born and raised in Hilo. She began her career in news at KGMB9 in 2007. As a part of the Hawaii News Now weather team, Malika was nominated for two Emmy Awards for excellence in weather reporting and won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Journalism Award for her reporting on Hawaii’s tsunami damage in 2011. In 2019, Malika was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter in the category of Science Reporting for her Big Island Now news report on what was happening beneath the sea surface at the ocean entry of the Puna lava flow.  

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