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Breezy Trade Winds & Sunshine Today

June 8, 2016, 1:55 AM HST
* Updated June 7, 10:02 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for the ʻAlenuihāhā channel and waters to the west and south of the Big Island through 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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Looking Ahead

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Moderate to breezy trade winds will continue across the state through the weekend. Mainly dry conditions with passing windward showers will prevail through the rest of the work week. Showers are forecast to increase during the weekend and into early next week as an area of moisture and unstable conditions move in from the east.

 

Today

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We expect partly cloudy skies with scattered showers during the day for windward spots.  Mostly clear morning for the Kona side with afternoon isolated showers and mostly cloudy skies. Winds are northeast from 5 to 20 mph with higher gusts. High temperatures from 80° to 86°.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Northeast winds tonight around 15 mph with higher gusts. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers for windward spots tonight. Skies should clear as the night goes on for lee areas. Low temperatures from 69° to 75°.

 

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