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December 04, 2018 Weather Forecast

December 4, 2018, 1:45 PM HST
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High Surf Advisory issued December 04 at 3:30AM HST until December 06 at 12:00PM HST by NWS

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Looking Ahead

High pressure north of the islands will maintain a trade wind pattern through the weekend. Breezy trades today and tomorrow will weaken a bit Thursday night and Friday, with stronger winds expected this weekend. Showers will remain focused primarily over the windward and mountain areas. Leftover moisture from a front passing north of the islands Thursday and Friday will bring an increase in rainfall as it moves down the island chain over the weekend.

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This Afternoon: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Occasional showers. Low around 66. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

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Kona

This Afternoon: Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph.

Waimea

This Afternoon: Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Kohala

This Afternoon: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Windy, with an east wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with an east wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with an east wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

South Point

This Afternoon: Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday: Isolated showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Puna

This Afternoon: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight: Occasional showers. Low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Waikoloa

This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. East southeast wind around 11 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph.

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Data Courtesy of NOAA.gov

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