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Lighter Winds Expected Today, PM Clouds

December 7, 2015, 1:09 AM HST
* Updated December 6, 9:11 PM
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Alerts

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for all island waters through 6 a.m. Monday for east winds up to 25 knots and seas up to 12 feet.

A High Surf Advisory is posted for the north exposures of the Big Island through 6 a.m. Monday for wave heights of 10 to 15 foot faces.

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts.

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Big Island high/low forecasted temperatures, projected winds, chance of cloud cover, projected localized weather conditions, vog/SO2 forecast and expected wave heights.**

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Looking Ahead

The trades are expected to weaken on Monday and allow for sea breezes to develop. This will bring periods of afternoon clouds and showers over leeward and interior areas. Breezy trade winds are forecast by mid-week. The weather is expected to be stable through the week and rainfall amounts should remain low.

 

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Today

Today northeast winds are expected around 15 mph. Mostly sunny skies are forecast for windward and mauka spots with isolated showers. The Kona side is expected to be dry with afternoon cloud build up as the sea breeze kicks up in the later in the day. Isolated interior showers could occur at that time. Hazy skies are expected. High temperatures from 81° to 86°.

UV index at 6 (“high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

East winds are expected in the evening around 10 mph. Low temperatures from 68° to 73°. Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with scattered showers for windward spots. Leeward spots should be clearing as the night goes on.

 

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