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Winds Ease Today, Trade Wind Weather Expected

December 23, 2015, 1:32 AM HST
* Updated December 23, 1:09 PM
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Alerts

A Small Craft Advisory is posted for Maui County windward waters and channels through 6 p.m. Wednesday. East winds are expected up to 25 knots and seas up to 12 feet.

A High Surf Advisory is posted through Wednesday at 6 p.m. for east facing shores with 5 to 8 foot faces expected.

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Looking Ahead

Trade winds will gradually ease through Thursday, then become breezy again over the weekend. Rainfall is forecast to continue to favor windward and mountain areas with some showers reaching leeward sections at times.

 

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Today 

Today east winds are expected from 10 – 20 mph. Mostly cloudy skies for windward and mauka spots with scattered showers. Partly sunny skies for leeward areas with just isolated showers. High temperatures from 79° to 84°.

UV index at 6 (“high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

East winds are expected from 10 to 20 mph. Low temperatures from 68° to 73°. Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the evening with showers likely in windward and mauka spots and isolated showers for lee areas.

 

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