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Breezy Winds Expected, Increased Showers Tonight

September 29, 2015, 1:31 AM HST
* Updated September 28, 9:53 PM
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Alerts

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for all island waters through 6 a.m. Tuesday. East winds up to 30 knots and seas up to 13 feet are expected. Inexperienced mariners should avoid navigating in these conditions.

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Looking Ahead

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Breezy trade winds are forecast to continue this week. Clouds and showers should focus over windward slopes and shores. Slightly drier conditions are expected Tuesday. Another batch of moisture is expected to move through Tuesday night, with somewhat drier air behind that.

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Today 

Today we expect partly sunny skies. Showers will be likely for windward spots. The Kona side is forecast to be clear in the morning with building clouds and scattered showers in the afternoon. High temperatures from 86° to 91°. Breezy northeast winds are forecast from 15 to 25 mph.

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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 occasional showers for windward areas and clearing skies in leeward spots.

 

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