Increase in Showers Expected Soon

August 26, 2017, 1:02 AM HST · Updated August 25, 11:13 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments

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

Small Craft Advisory: Through 6 p.m. Saturday with winds up to 25 knots.

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**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

    Our winds are expected to weaken to moderate levels for the weekend. Showers and humidity are forecast to increase, mainly for Maui County and the Big Island early next week as tropical moisture moves in from the southeast. We could see an increase for the Big Island Sunday, then pushing up the state Monday through the middle of the work week. Breezy trades and drier air are expected to return for the second half of the week.


    Today & Sunday

    We expect east winds around 15 to 20 mph. Mostly sunny skies for leeward spots with with isolated morning showers. Scattered morning showers for the windward sides, with isolated afternoon showers. Temperature up to 85° to 90°. On Sunday, partly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers.

    UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)


    Tonight & Sunday Night

    Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers in windward spots and isolated showers for leeward areas. Low temperatures from 71° to 76°. Winds are expected to be east around 15 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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