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Winds up to 20 mph or More Today

August 30, 2017, 8:19 AM HST
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Small Craft Advisory: Through 6 a.m. Thursday.

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Looking Ahead

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Light to moderate winds are forecast through Thursday with clouds and showers favoring our usual windward and mauka spots. Some afternoon clouds and showers are possible over interior areas. Winds will become lighter and turn southerly over the weekend as a front approaches from the northwest. This weekend showers are expected to favor interior and lee areas during the afternoon hours, with passing showers possible along windward areas.

 

Today

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We expect northeast winds around 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts. High temperatures are forecast from 84° to 89°. Partly sunny skies with scattered showers for windward spots. Sunny for the Kona side.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

East winds are forecast up to 15 mph. Partly cloudy skies with scattered windward showers, isolated showers for lee spots. Low temperatures from 72° to 77°.

 

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