Moderate Northeast Winds Back in the Forecast

March 30, 2017, 1:52 AM HST (Updated March 29, 2017, 8:55 PM)

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    Looking Ahead

    Moderate trade wind speeds are forecast for the next couple days with passing windward showers. Trade winds will become breezy over the weekend with increasing windward rainfall expected.




    We have northeast winds today around 5 to 20 mph with higher gusts. High temperatures are forecast from 81° to 86°. Partly sunny skies with scattered windward showers. The Kona side will be mostly sunny to start with mostly cloudy skies and isolated showers in the afternoon.

    UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)



    Northeast winds are forecast around 5 to 20 mph. Mostly cloudy skies are expected for Hawaii County with scattered windward showers. Clearing skies are expected for the Kona side overnight. Low temperatures from 67° to 72°.


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    Malika Dudley
    Malika was born and raised in Hilo. She began her career in news at KGMB9 in 2007. As a part of their weather team, Malika was nominated for two Emmy Awards and won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Journalism Award for her reporting on Big Island tsunami damage in 2011. She is a Certified Meteorologist and graduate of the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a BA in Speech Communication and French. Malika leads the Big Island Now weather team and enjoys conducting video interviews for Big Island Now's news and entertainment sections. The former Miss Hawaii is also a black belt in karate, avid waterwoman, jewelry designer, singer, TV host and mommy blogger.


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