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January 26, 2018 Weather Forecast

January 26, 2018, 7:00 AM HST
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Looking Ahead

A cold front passing north of the state will shift a surface ridge over the islands for the next few days. Light winds will allow sea breezes to kick in by late morning with gentle land breezes overnight. More frequent showers are expected across the windward Big Island today, otherwise clouds and showers will favor interior sections during the afternoons and evenings. A stronger cold front is expected Tuesday night and Wednesday, bringing more widespread showers.

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Today: Occasional showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 77. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Widespread haze after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers. Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

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Kona

Today: Scattered showers after noon. Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers before 8pm. Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers after 10am. Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Waimea

Today: Scattered showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Kohala

Today: Scattered showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tomorrow: Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

South Point

Today: Scattered showers. Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with an east wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers. Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Puna

Today: Occasional showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 76. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Widespread haze after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers. Widespread haze. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Waikoloa

Today: Scattered showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 61. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tomorrow: Scattered showers after 10am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

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