Forecast: Gusty, Dry & Cool Weather Today

January 31, 2017, 1:33 AM HST · Updated January 30, 7:38 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments

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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

High Surf Advisory: North, east and west shores of Molokai and north and east shores of Maui through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Small Craft Advisory: All waters and channels through 6 p.m. Monday.

Marine Weather Statement: A large north-northwest swell will shift around to the north-northeast through Wednesday. This will impact Kahului harbor with moderate harbor surges and large breaking waves at the harbor entrance. Mariners should use extreme caution when entering or leaving port and when mooring or launching vessels.


Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County high/low forecasted temperatures, projected winds, projected localized weather conditions and expected wave heights.**



    Looking Ahead

    Gusty trade winds are forecast to continue into Tuesday with dry, cool conditions expected through Wednesday as winds veer to the east and gradually decrease in speed. Winds are forecast to become light and veer out of the south Thursday and Friday. A strong front with increasing southwest winds could affect the islands this weekend.



    Partly sunny skies are expected today with gusty winds. High temperatures from 73° to 78° and feeling a bit cooler due to the wind index. Northeast winds around 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

    UV index at 7 (“high” exposure level)



    Partly cloudy skies. Low temperatures from 61° to 66°. Northeast winds increasing to 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 40 mph.


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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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