Island Business Report: Hawaii's most complained about industries plus crops potential to grow on Mars

Island Business Report: Hawaii's most complained about industries plus crops potential to grow on Mars

In today's Island Business Report: Hawaii's most complained about industries and a study suggests farmers could grow crops on Mars.

Thursday forecast, partly cloudy and breezy

Thursday forecast, partly cloudy and breezy

Highs 83-88 degrees. Surf for the north 3-5', 2-4' west, 1-3' east and south. 

Island Business Report: First all-female spacewalk to take place this week

Island Business Report: First all-female spacewalk to take place this week

Koch and Meir are scheduled to step outside the International Space Station on Thursday, but there's a chance the spacewalk may get pushed to Friday.

Wednesday forecast, heavy showers expected for Kauai County - Oahu

Wednesday forecast, heavy showers expected for Kauai County - Oahu

Wednesday forecast, heavy showers expected for Kauai County - Oahu

Tuesday forecast, highs 85-90 with ENE 10-20 mph

Tuesday forecast, highs 85-90 with ENE 10-20 mph

Highs 85-90 degrees. Surf for the north 1-3', 2-4' for the west south and east. 

Island Business Report: Most popular emojis released

Island Business Report: Most popular emojis released

The Unicode Consortium has released the most popularly used emojis for the first time ever.

Monday weather, trade winds and sunshine

Monday weather, trade winds and sunshine

Highs 84-89 degrees. Surf for the east 3-5', west and south 2-4', north 1-3'.

Sunday forecast: morning trade showers & a sunny afternoon

Sunday forecast: morning trade showers & a sunny afternoon

Typical morning trade showers for windward/mauka areas. Sunnier skies are in store once the rain clears out.

Saturday forecast: sunnier skies & returning trade winds

Saturday forecast: sunnier skies & returning trade winds

Strengthening trade winds will usher in drier air

Friday weather, heavy showers and thunderstorms

Friday weather, heavy showers and thunderstorms

Drier weather and trade winds this weekend.

Marine Warning posted after a strong thunderstorm was located near Laau Point

Marine Warning posted after a strong thunderstorm was located near Laau Point

Marine Warning posted after a strong thunderstorm was located near Laau Point

Wind gusts 34 knots or greater and frequent lightning picked up on radar from Oahu to Maui County channels

Wind gusts 34 knots or greater and frequent lightning picked up on radar from Oahu to Maui County channels

Wind gusts 34 knots or greater and frequent lightning picked up on radar from Oahu to Maui County channels