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Light & Variable Wind Conditions Today for Big Island

April 20, 2017, 1:01 AM HST
* Updated April 19, 9:07 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Kona wind conditions will continue today with clouds and showers mostly on southeast shores and slopes. A cold front is forecast to reach Kaua’i on Thursday morning and stall near Oahu & Molokai Thursday afternoon / evening. Trade winds will rebuild Friday. Increasing instability is expected for the weekend and that could bring wetter trade wind conditions.

 

Today

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We expect variable winds today from 10 to 15 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 82° to 87°. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and hazy skies.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Variable winds are forecast around 10 to 15 mph. Partly cloudy skies with a chance of showers. Low temperatures from 69° to 74°.

 

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