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AM Windward Showers, Lots of Lee Sunshine Today

April 25, 2016, 1:44 AM HST
* Updated April 24, 9:16 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for the ʻAlenuihāhā channel and Big Island southwest waters through 6 a.m. Monday.

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Looking Ahead

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Trade wind weather pattern is expected this week. Clouds and passing showers coming with the trade winds will favor windward and mauka areas. Rainfall amounts from these showers will be mainly light. Lee areas could get a few passing showers from time to time riding in on our strong trades.

 

Today

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We expect partly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers in the morning. The Kona side will be mostly sunny with isolated showers in the afternoon as clouds build. Hazy areas are expected. Northeast winds are forecast from 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts. High temperatures from 80° to 85°.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Northeast winds are expected around 15 mph. Mostly cloudy skies are forecast with numerous windward showers. For the Kona side mostly cloudy to start with clearing skies as the night goes on. Low temperatures from 68° to 73°.

 

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