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Winds Stick Around for Weekend

August 12, 2017, 1:35 AM HST
* Updated August 11, 10:55 PM
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Looking Ahead

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Trade wind weather is forecast to continue through the weekend and into early next week. Our clouds and showers will favor windward and mauka spots. Leeward sections of the Big island will see increased clouds and showers each afternoon and early evening. An increase in windward and mauka showers is possible early next week.

 

Today & Sunday

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We expect northeast winds around 15 to 25 mph, lowering to 15 to 20 mph on Sunday. 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 & Sunday Night

Trade winds are forecast up to 15 to 25 mph, lowering to 15 to 20 mph on Sunday. 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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