Enjoy the Trades, Weaker Winds for Weekend

September 21, 2017, 1:48 AM HST · Updated September 20, 9:52 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
×

no slideshow

Image: Asa Ellison

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

Small Craft Advisory: In effect through 6 p.m. Thursday

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.**

    +
    SWIPE LEFT OR RIGHT
    SPONSORED VIDEO

     

    Looking Ahead

    Trade winds are forecast to continue through Thursday before weakening as we get into the weekend. Clouds and showers are expected to favor windward and mauka areas mainly overnight and into the morning hours.

     

    Today 

    We expect east winds from 15 to 20 mph today. Mostly sunny skies are forecast with numerous morning showers in windward and mauka spots and scattered afternoon showers. Leeward spots will see lots of sunshine. Temperatures up to 85° to 90°.

    UV index at 11 (“extreme” exposure level)

     

    Tonight

    Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers for windward spots to start, increasing to numerous showers after midnight. Leeward spots could see some isolated showers. Low temperatures from 72° to 77°. Winds are expected to be east winds around 15 to 20 mph.

     

    Our Maui Now Weather homepage always includes daily: Sunrise | Sunset | Moonrise | Moonset | Moon Phase | Live Weather Cams | 5-day Forecast | Current Temperature & Conditions

    ***Click here for your marine outlook and surf report.***

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

    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.  

    Read Full Bio

    ADVERTISEMENT

    Print

    Share this Article

    BREAKING NEWS 
    TEXT ALERTS
    Sign up to receive important news alerts like tsunami warnings,
    floods, traffic accidents, road closures and more.
    Phone # (xxx-xxx-xxxx):
    E-Mail:
     

      View Categories
      Promote Your Maui Business for Free Add Your Listing

      Weekly Newsletter

      ARTICLE COMMENTS ( 0 )
      This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion.

      I Understand, Show Comments