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Trade Winds up to 25 mph Today

August 11, 2017, 1:06 AM HST
* Updated August 10, 10:10 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Trade winds are forecast through the weekend and even into early next week. Clouds and showers will favor our usual windward and mauka areas during that time. Leeward sections of the Big island will see increased clouds and showers each afternoon and early evening. A slight increase in windward and mauka showers is possible early next week.

 

Today 

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We expect northeast winds around 15 to 25 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 84° to 89°. Partly sunny skies with scattered showers for windward spots in the morning. Isolated afternoon showers are forecast for the Kona side.

UV index at 13 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Trade winds are forecast up to 15 to 25 mph. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers and isolated evening showers for leeward areas, then clearing. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°.

 

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