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Trade Wind Weather Prevails This Week

August 14, 2017, 1:45 AM HST
* Updated August 13, 3:48 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Small Craft Advisory: In place through 6 p.m. Monday.

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Looking Ahead

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Trade wind weather is forecast through the work week with clouds and showers focusing over our usual windward and mauka areas. The lee side of the Big island will have some clouds and showers during each afternoon and evening.

 

Today

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We expect east winds around 15 to 20 mph. High temperatures are forecast from 83° to 88°. Partly sunny skies with showers likely for windward spots in the morning. Isolated afternoon showers are forecast for the Kona side.

UV index at 10 (“very high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Trade winds are forecast up to 15 to 20 mph. Mostly cloudy skies with showers likely for windward spots and isolated evening showers for leeward areas, then clearing. Low temperatures from 71° to 76°.

 

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