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Weak, Southeasterly Winds Expected Today

December 29, 2015, 1:55 AM HST
* Updated December 28, 9:57 PM
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Alerts

A High Surf Advisory is posted for east facing shores through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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Looking Ahead

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Weak winds and southeasterly flow are expected to take over the forecast for the next  few days. Land and sea breezes will develop bringing sunny mornings and cloudy afternoons. A cold front will approach from the northwest and pass over the island chain on Friday night into Saturday. Trades should fill back in through the rest of the weekend.

 

Today

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Variable winds are expected today up to 15 mph. Mostly cloudy skies are forecast for windward and mauka areas with occasional morning showers and scattered showers in the afternoon. Leeward side should be mostly clear with scattered afternoon showers as cloud cover builds. High temperatures from 79° to 84°.

UV index at 6 (“high” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Northeast winds are expected from 10 to 15 mph. Low temperatures from 68° to 74°. Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with clearing expected. Scattered windward showers.

 

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