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Wet Trade Wind Weather Expected for Weekend

October 28, 2016, 1:49 AM HST
* Updated October 27, 10:52 PM
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A Small Craft Advisory is posted for our usual channels and waters through 6 p.m. Sunday.

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Looking Ahead

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Breezy trade winds should continue through the weekend with passing low clouds and showers affecting mainly windward and mauka areas. Some moisture could reach leeward spots from time to time. An upper level disturbance is forecast to move over the state this weekend, resulting in wet trade wind weather into early next week. Winds should also ease next week.

 

Today 

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Mostly cloudy with windward showers likely in the morning and scattered showers in the afternoon. Hazy skies for the Kona side with isolated showers in the afternoon as cloud cover increases. High temperatures from 82° to 87°. Winds will be northeast around 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 35 mph.

UV index at 8 (“very high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Winds will be northeast around 15 to 25 mph. Mostly cloudy with numerous windward showers. Kona side should be clearing as the night goes on. Low temperatures from 69° to 74°.

 

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