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Winds Weaken as we get into Weekend

September 22, 2017, 7:21 AM HST
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Looking Ahead

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Our winds are forecast to gradually weaken over the next couple of days. A typical weather pattern with mainly windward and mauka showers is expected to hold, although interior and leeward spots of the Big Island could experience afternoon cloud cover and some showers through the weekend.

 

Today 

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We expect east winds around 10 to 20 mph. Partly cloudy skies in windward spots with scattered showers. Leeward spots should be mostly sunny with isolated afternoon showers. Temperatures up to 84° to 89°.

UV index at 11 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

East winds around 10 to 20 mph. Scattered showers in windward spots with clearing skies for the Kona side. Low temperatures from 71° to 76°.

 

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