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Weather Shift as Winds Pick Back up Today

May 16, 2016, 1:12 AM HST
* Updated May 15, 10:28 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Moderate trade winds are expected through Wednesday. The trades are forecast to weaken slightly for the second half of the work week. Trades are expected back next weekend. Clouds and showers should primarily focus across windward and mauka areas through the week.

 

Today 

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We expect a mostly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers today. Sunny morning for the Kona side with partly sunny skies in the afternoon. Northeast winds are forecast from 10 to 20 mph. High temperatures from 83° to 88°.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Northeast winds are expected from 10 to 20 mph. Mostly cloudy skies are forecast with scattered windward showers. For the Kona side just isolated showers. Low temperatures from 69° to 74°.

 

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