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Gradually Improving Weather Expected Today

September 28, 2015, 1:36 AM HST
* Updated September 28, 8:21 AM
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Alerts

A High Surf Advisory is posted through 6 p.m. this evening for 5 to 8 foot faces along southeast facing shores.

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for all island waters through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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Looking Ahead

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Breezy trade winds are expected over the next several days. Drier air is forecast to move in with the trade winds Monday which will continue through much of the work week. Less humid weather is expected for the work week. Headed into the weekend, uncertainty is high with an increase in moisture possible.

 

Today 

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Today we expect partly sunny skies. Windward spots will see numerous showers early on then scattered showers in the afternoon. The Kona side is forecast to get scattered showers. High temperatures from 83° to 88°. Breezy east winds are forecast from 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

UV index at 9 (“very high” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Northeast winds are expected in the evening from 15 to 25 mph. Low temperatures from 73° to 78°. Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with scattered showers for windward areas and mostly clear skies in leeward spots.

 

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