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Wind Shift Brings Brief Respite from Humidity

January 20, 2016, 1:31 AM HST
* Updated January 20, 5:24 AM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A High Surf Warning is posted for the north and west shores of Molokai and the north shore of Maui through 6:00 a.m. Thursday.

A Small Craft Advisory is posted through 6:00 a.m. Thursday for rough seas from 10 to 15 feet in waters exposed to the northwest swells. This includes nearly all Maui County coastal waters.

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Looking Ahead

A weak front passing through the islands on Wednesday will bring a chance of showers, but dry and cool north winds will follow the front. Trade winds Thursday and Friday will focus the majority of showers over windward and mauka spots. Another weak front will approach over the weekend, bringing light and variable winds.

 

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Today

Variable winds are forecast up to 15 mph before shifting more northerly after a weak front moves through. Partly cloudy skies are in the forecast with scattered showers for windward areas. High temperatures from 78° to 83°.

UV index at 7 (“high” exposure level)

 

Tonight 

Northeast winds are expected around 15 mph tonight with isolated leeward showers and scattered windward and mauka showers. Low temperatures from 67° to 72°.

 

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