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HAWAII ISLAND

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with Meteorologist Malika Dudley

ACTIVE ALERT
High Surf Advisory issued August 6 at 4:50AM HST until August 6 at 6:00PM HST by NWS Honolulu HI
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND... .Advisory-level surf will continue along east facing shores today as short-period easterly swell from former Tropical Cyclone Flossie moves through the Hawaiian waters. * SURF...6 to 10 feet along east facing shores of the Big Island and Maui. 5 to 8 feet along east facing shores of Molokai Oahu and Kauai. * TIMING...Through this afternoon. * IMPACTS...Moderate...Expect strong breaking waves, and strong currents making swimming dangerous.
Flash Flood Watch issued August 6 at 3:46AM HST until August 6 at 6:00PM HST by NWS Honolulu HI
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON FOR MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND... .Deep tropical moisture combined with an upper trough will continue to support the potential for heavy showers that could lead to flash flooding today. The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for * Maui and the Big Island. * Through this afternoon * Periods of heavy rainfall will remain possible as plenty of deep tropical moisture and instability associated with an upper trough remain in place.
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Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Hilo, HI
CHANGE TOWN
WINDS16 mph SE
SUNRISE5:58 am
SUNSET6:54 pm
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Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Tonight in Hilo, HI A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
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Scattered Rain Showers
Wednesday in Hilo, HI Scattered rain showers. Partly sunny. High near 86, with temperatures falling to around 79 in the afternoon. East wind 2 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
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Scattered Rain Showers
Wednesday Night in Hilo, HI Scattered rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 2 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Today

SE 16 mph
Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
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Tonight

SSW 6 to 15 mph
Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
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Wednesday

E 2 to 9 mph
Scattered Rain Showers
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Wednesday Night

S 2 mph
Scattered Rain Showers
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Thursday

ESE 2 to 8 mph
Isolated Rain Showers
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Thursday Night

S 2 to 6 mph
Chance Rain Showers
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Friday

SE 3 to 8 mph
Chance Rain Showers
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Friday Night

S 3 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Saturday

ESE 2 to 9 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Saturday Night

S 3 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Sunday

SSE 3 to 7 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Sunday Night

SSE 6 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Monday

S 5 to 8 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Monday Night

S 6 mph
Occasional Rain Showers
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Hawaii Weather Forecast

August 18, 2019 Weather Forecast

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Looking Ahead

Hilo

Today: Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Kona

Today: Scattered showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday: Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Waimea

Today: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Monday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Kohala

Today: Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

South Point

Today: Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

Monday: Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Puna

Today: Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Monday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Waikoloa

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

Monday: Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov

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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