Trade Winds Hold Through WeekendMay 21, 2016, 1:42 AM HST · Updated May 21, 6:27 AM Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)
A Small Craft Advisory is posted through 6 p.m. Sunday for the ʻAlenuihāhā and Pailolo channels as well as Māʻalaea Bay.
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Trade wind weather will continue through the forecast period. Clouds and showers will favor windward and mauka areas. Expect wind speeds to stay locally breezy in traditionally windy areas through the weekend, before dropping next week to moderate levels.
Today & Sunday
Partly to mostly cloudy skies are forecast today with scattered showers for windward and mauka spots. Sunshine with isolated showers in leeward areas. East winds from 15 to 25 mph. High temperatures from 83° to 88°.
UV index at 11 (“extreme” exposure level)
Tonight & Sunday Night
East winds are expected from 15 to 20 mph with higher gusts. Mostly cloudy skies are expected with scattered windward showers. Isolated leeward showers are forecast with partly cloudy skies. Low temperatures from 70° to 75°.
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