Morning Sunshine, Afternoon Clouds TodayMay 19, 2017, 1:14 AM HST (Updated May 18, 2017, 8:21 PM)
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The weather will be controlled by a light wind pattern with daytime sea breezes and nighttime land breezes taking hold. This pattern is expected through Saturday. Trades should begin filling back in on Sunday with a return to trade wind weather.
We expect northeast winds up to 15 mph with local sea breezes developing in the afternoon for the Kona side. High temperatures are forecast from 81° to 86°. Mostly sunny skies in the morning with building clouds in the afternoon and a chance of showers during that time. Hazy skies are expected as well.
UV index at 11 (“extreme” exposure level)
Northeast winds are forecast up to 15 mph with local land breezes. Partly cloudy skies with a chance of showers for windward spots and clearing for the Kona side as the night goes on. Low temperatures from 69° to 74°.
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