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Trade Wind Weather Lingers for Big Island

August 7, 2017, 1:21 AM HST
* Updated August 6, 10:29 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Small Craft Advisory: East winds up to 25 knots through 6 p.m. Monday.

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Looking Ahead

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Typical trade wind weather is forecast through the work week with limited rainfall. Our breezy winds are forecast to weaken a bit for the first half of the week and pick back up in strength for the second half of the work week.

 

Today 

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We expect trade winds around 15 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 84° to 89°. Partly sunny skies with scattered windward showers in the morning. Clouds are forecast to build in the afternoon for the Kona side with hazy conditions.

UV index at 13 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Trade winds are forecast up to 15 mph. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers and isolated leeward showers. Low temperatures from 71° to 76°.

 

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