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Scattered Windward Showers Today, Leeward Sun

February 22, 2016, 1:36 AM HST
* Updated February 21, 9:38 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A High Surf Warning is posted for the north shore of the Big Island through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

A Gale Warning is in effect for all off shore Hawaiian waters.

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect through 6 p.m. Tuesday for all Big Island waters.

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

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Looking Ahead

A front will continue to pass across the islands Monday bringing strong winds and passing showers. Associated showers may remain along windward portions of the Big Island during the first half of next week. A cooler and drier weather pattern is expected Monday through Wednesday with calmer winds. Another front will bring periods of showers Wednesday night.

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Today

Today we expect partly sunny skies for windward areas with scattered showers. The Kona side should get lots of sunshine. Northwest winds are forecast from 15 to 20 mph. High temperatures from 73° to 78°.

UV index at 8 (“very high” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Northeast winds are expected around 15 mph. Low temperatures from 58° to 63° with mostly cloudy skies and scattered windward showers. Leeward spots should be mostly clear.

 

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