Weather Shift Expected This Weekend

May 6, 2017, 1:45 AM HST · Updated May 5, 10:53 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments

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

Small Craft Advisory: Maui County channels and Maalaea Bay through 6 p.m. Saturday.

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

    Breezy east winds are expected through at least Saturday with stable conditions in the forecast. Winds are expected to weaken and shift out of the east-southeast Sunday and Monday which could mean muggy, hazy, hot weather. We expect trades back by Tuesday.


    Today & Sunday

    We have breezy east winds today from 10 to 20 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 83° to 88°. Mostly sunny skies for leeward areas with partly cloudy skies for windward spots and isolated morning showers. On Sunday, winds will weaken to 5 to 10 mph with mostly cloudy skies expected in the afternoon with scattered showers.

    UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)


    Tonight & Sunday Night

    Partly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers and isolated leeward showers tonight. Low temperatures from 68° to 73°. Winds are expected to be east at about 10 to 20 mph. On Sunday, winds will weaken and nighttime land breezes will develop.


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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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