May kicks off with choke rain in E. Hawaii

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A woman walks in Liliuokalani Park and Gardens on Tuesday as rain falls over Hilo Bay.

  • This view from a webcam at the W.M. Keck Observatory Tuesday afternoon shows a dusting of snow atop Maunakea.

  • Water rushes down a flood canal in Hilo on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

It was a wet weekend for Hawaii Island’s windward side — and a monsoonal Monday to start the week.