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Breezy Trade Winds Expected Today

August 2, 2016, 1:36 AM HST
* Updated August 1, 9:40 PM
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A trade wind weather pattern is expected over the next several days. Windward and mauka showers could pass over to leeward areas at times on our breezy trade winds.

 

Today 

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Partly sunny skies with scattered showers for windward areas. Hazy skies for the Kona side with isolated showers in the afternoon, otherwise mostly clear. High temperatures from 85° to 90°. Winds will be northeasterly around 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts.

UV index at 13 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Winds will be northeasterly around 15 to 20 mph. Partly cloudy with scattered showers for windward spots and gradual clearing as the night goes on for lee areas. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°.

 

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