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Winds Gusting 20 mph or More Today

March 24, 2017, 1:17 AM HST
* Updated March 23, 7:24 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Trade wind weather is forecast through the weekend with windward and mauka showers in the morning and overnight hours. Trade winds should pick up in strength Friday and hold through early next week.

 

Today 

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We have east winds today around 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts. High temperatures are forecast from 81° to 86°. Mostly cloudy skies with showers likely in the morning for windward spots and some clearing with scattered showers in the afternoon. The Kona side will be mostly sunny to start with mostly cloudy skies and isolated showers in the afternoon. Locally hazy skies are forecast as well.

UV index at 11 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

East winds are forecast around 15 mph. Partly cloudy skies are expected for Hawaii County with scattered windward showers and clearing skies for the Kona side overnight. Low temperatures from 69° to 74°.

 

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