Trade Winds Build Back in Today
A Small Craft Advisory is posted for all Big Island coastal waters and the ʻAlenuihāhā channel through 6 p.m. Thursday.
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Increasing trade winds are expected to fill in from east to west across the island chain by mid week, with breezy trades expected to continue through the upcoming weekend and into early next week.
Today partly sunny skies are expected with scattered showers for windward spots. The Kona side is expected to have mostly clear skies with isolated showers in the afternoon. Hazy skies are expected. High temperatures from 84° to 89°. Northeast winds are forecast from 15 to 20 mph.
UV index at 8 (“very high” exposure level)
Northeast winds are expected in the evening from 15 to 20 mph. Low temperatures from 72° to 77°. Partly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with scattered showers for windward spots. Leeward spots should see isolated evening showers and clearing as the night goes on.
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