Breezy Winds Continue Today
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
A High Surf Advisory is posted for the south facing shores of all islands through 6 a.m. Tuesday.
A Small Craft Advisory is posted for leeward waters and the Alenuihaha channel through 6 p.m. Tuesday.
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Breezy trade winds are expected through the remainder of the week. A rather wet pattern is forecast to continue through Wednesday across windward and mauka areas as bands of enhanced moisture move through the islands from time to time. A more typical trade wind weather pattern is expected Thursday and into the weekend as a drier airmass moves into the region. The trades will ease Sunday into early next week.
Decreasing showers for windward spots. Leeward and Kau could get scattered afternoon showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Winds are from 15 to 25 mph out of the northeast. High temperatures from 82° to 87°.
UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)
Northeast winds tonight around 15 mph or more. Occasional showers for windward spots tonight. Skies should clear as the night goes on for lee areas. Low temperatures from 70° to 76°.
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