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Nice Weather Today, Another Front Late in Week

February 8, 2017, 1:46 AM HST
* Updated February 7, 9:04 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Small Craft Advisory: All Big Island coastal waters through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

High Wind Warning: Summit of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa until 6 p.m. Wednesday. Southwest “Kona” winds will increase reaching 50 to 60 mph in some spots with gusts up to 80 mph.

High Surf Advisory: West shores of Big Island through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

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Looking Ahead

 

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The cold front has moved off and now dry northerly winds will fill in with trade winds filling in late Wednesday and Thursday before another front moves through late Friday through Saturday bringing an increase in clouds and showers.

 

Today 

We have north winds today around 5 to 20 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 76° to 81°. Partly cloudy skies are expected with isolated windward showers.

UV index at 8 (“high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Cool north winds are forecast around 5 to 20 mph tonight. Partly cloudy skies are expected with isolated showers for windward spots and clear skies in leeward areas. Low temperatures from 63° to 68°. Colder at higher elevations.

 

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