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Hot, Hazy & Humid on Big Island Today

May 8, 2017, 1:02 AM HST
* Updated May 7, 10:03 PM
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Looking Ahead

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A front north of the state is expected to block trade winds which will result in light southeast winds through Monday. Breezier trades are forecast for Tuesday as the front moves away from the islands with a wetter than usual trade wind pattern for the rest of the week.

 

Today 

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We expect southeast winds around 10 to 15 mph with afternoon sea breezes. High temperatures are forecast from 80° to 85°. Partly sunny skies with with scattered windward showers. For the Kona side, sunshine in the morning with building clouds in the afternoon and showers likely during that time. Haze is expected throughout the day.

UV index at 13 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Variable winds are forecast around 10 to 15 mph with nighttime land breezes. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers and clearing for the Kona side. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°.

 

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