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October 05, 2015 07:40am
Tropical Storm Oho Not Expected to Become Hurricane
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METEOROLOGIST
MALIKA DUDLEY

Island Weather
WITH METEOROLOGIST MALIKA DUDLEY

CURRENT CONDITIONSKailua-Kona, HI

CHANGE TOWN

77°


Partly cloudy

Humidity:71%
Winds:0 mph N
Sunrise:7:05 a.m.
Sunset:6:11 p.m.

Waning Crescent with 23% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated


Moonrise: 2:42 a.m.
Moonset: 2:13 p.m.

Sunday

83°
68°
Clear

Monday

82°
65°
Clear

Tuesday

84°
66°
Clear

Wednesday

81°
70°
Clear

Thursday

77°
70°
Patchy rain possible

Hawaii County
Weather Advisories

COURTESY OF Weather.gov
Wind Advisory
CERTAINTY: Likely
ISSUED: 01/22/2017 03:57pm HST
EXPIRES: 01/22/2017 10:00pm HST
AREAS AFFECTED: Big Island Interior; Kahoolawe; Kona; Lanai Makai; Lanai Mauka; Leeward Haleakala; Maui Central Valley; Maui Leeward West; Maui Windward West; Molokai Leeward; Molokai Windward; South Big Island; Windward Haleakala
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    Image: James Grenz

    Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

    High Wind Watch: In effect from noon Saturday through Saturday night for strong northeasterly winds accompanying a weak front and behind it. Winds will accelerate through mountain passes, at higher elevations and on downsloping leeward sides. The strongest winds will be in the leeward Kohala area, Waimea to Kawaihae corridor, western saddle areas and north of Kailua-Kona.

    High Surf Advisory: East shores of Big Island from noon Saturday.

    Small Craft Advisory: All coastal waters and channels through noon Saturday.

    Gale Warning: In effect from Saturday at noon through Sunday at 6 a.m. for all offshore waters and coastal waters and channels.

    Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

    **Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Big Island projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**

     

    Big Island Surf Forecast

    Hilo side: Wave heights are forecast to be shoulder/head high today for the best exposures.

    Kona side: Wave heights are expected to be chest/head high to slightly overhead today on the sets at the best exposures.

    South: Wave heights are expected to be chest/head high to slightly overhead today on the sets at the best exposures.

    Our current west-northwest swell is expected to fade over the weekend. Another swell is expected on the 25th as well.

    Advisory level surf is forecast for east facing shores over the weekend.

    A small southwest swell is forecast for the 22nd through the 24th but only up to knee/waist high.

    Keep in mind, surf heights are measured on the face of the wave from trough to crest. Heights vary from beach to beach, and at the same beach, from break to break.  

    **Click here for your detailed Big Island weather report.**

    Image: NOAA

    Image: NOAA

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