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December 09, 2017 Weather Forecast

December 9, 2017, 3:00 AM HST
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Hilo

Today: Clear, with a low around 61. Light southwest wind.

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Tonight: Isolated showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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Tomorrow: Scattered showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Kona

Today: Widespread haze. Clear, with a low around 60. Light east wind.

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Tonight: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

Tomorrow: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Waimea

Today: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Light south wind.

Tonight: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Kohala

Today: Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

South Point

Today: Widespread haze. Clear, with a low around 71. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

Tonight: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Tomorrow: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East northeast wind 5 to 14 mph.

Puna

Today: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

Tonight: Isolated showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Hamakua

Today: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

Tonight: Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Tomorrow: Clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 17 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

Waikoloa

Today: Clear, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tonight: Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Tomorrow: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.

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Image: NOAA

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Image: NOAA

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Image: NOAA

Synopsis

A weak cold front will approach the state through the day Saturday, reach Kauai Saturday evening, then stall across the central islands Sunday before dissipating. A few showers along and ahead of this front will be possible Saturday through early Sunday. Drier and relatively cooler conditions will fill in across the state following the front Sunday through Monday. A stronger front will move southeastward down the island chain Tuesday and Wednesday, with breezy north winds filling in behind it on Thursday.

Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov

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