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Wet Trades Today, Drier Air Mass Expected Soon

June 30, 2016, 1:54 AM HST
* Updated June 29, 10:58 PM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

A Gale Watch is posted starting Thursday night for the typical windy waters around the Big Island and Maui County.

A Small Craft Advisory is posted until 6 p.m. Saturday for gusty northeast winds.

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

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Looking Ahead

Solid trade winds are forecast through the middle of next week. The trades will pick up Thursday night through the holiday weekend. A much drier airmass is expected to move in from the east on Thursday and should keep trade showers to a minimum Thursday night through Saturday. The airmass will moisten up quickly Saturday night as some deep tropical moisture gets drawn northward into the islands, bringing a wet trade wind pattern to the state through the remainder of the holiday weekend and into the middle of next week.

 

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Today 

Mostly cloudy today with showers likely in windward spots. Partly cloudy with a few passing showers in lee areas. East winds are expected from 10 to 20 mph. High temperatures from 85° to 90°.

UV index at 12 (“extreme” exposure level)

 

Tonight

East winds are expected from 10 to 25 mph. Mostly clear and windy with a slight chance of windward showers. Low temperatures from 73° to 78°.

 

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