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Breezy Trades, Brief Morning Showers

July 6, 2016, 1:53 AM HST
* Updated July 6, 7:53 AM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect through 6 a.m. Thursday for all Big Island coastal waters (except windward waters).

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Looking Ahead

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Moderate to locally breezy trade winds should continue blowing across local waters through the rest of the work week. Winds are forecast to decrease late this weekend and early next week. Clouds and showers should favor windward and mauka areas, with fewer showers expected overall after midweek. Leeward Big Island will see afternoon and evening cloudiness and a few showers, followed by clearer nights and mornings.

 

Today

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Mostly cloudy skies with brief morning showers likely for windward spots. Breezy conditions with northeast winds expected from 10 to 20 mph. Areas of haze are forecast for the Kona side with mostly sunny morning conditions and partly cloudy afternoon skies and scattered showers. High temperatures from 83° to 88°.

UV index at 13 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Northeast winds tonight from 10 to 20 mph. Partly cloudy with scattered windward showers tonight. Clearing skies for the leeward side. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°.

 

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