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Shower Coverage Expected to Increase

October 16, 2015, 1:23 AM HST
* Updated October 15, 9:32 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Trade winds will continue with increasing showers expected through the weekend. Tropical moisture is forecast to sweep over the island chain from the east increasing humidity and the chance of rain. Drier conditions are expected later next week as the moisture passes west of the state.

 

Today

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Today we expect cloudy skies and frequent showers for windward spots. The Kona side is forecast to start out mostly sunny with clouds building in the afternoon and scattered showers. High temperatures from 82° to 87°. Trade winds are forecast from 5 to 20 mph.

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

 

Tonight

Trade winds are expected in the evening from 5 to 20 mph. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°. Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with frequent showers for windward spots and isolated showers for leeward areas.

 

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