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Possible Thunderstorms, Gusts up to 50 mph Today

February 6, 2017, 1:43 AM HST
* Updated February 6, 8:33 AM
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Gale Warning: All offshore waters

Small Craft Advisory: All island coastal waters through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

High Surf Advisory: West and north shores of Molokai and north shore of Maui through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Wind Advisory: Southwest “Kona” winds will increase reaching 25 to 35 mph in some spots with gusts up to 50 mph. The strongest gusts are expected in downsloping areas. Winds this strong can result in power interruptions, roof damage, branches falling from trees and can make driving difficult. Secure any loose outdoor objects.

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Looking Ahead

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Gusty southwesterly winds are forecast to continue through Monday as a cold front approaches. The front is forecast to move down the island chain through Tuesday bringing heavy showers and possible thunderstorms. Drier conditions are expected to fill in Tuesday night through Thursday night, but another cold front is forecast for late in the week.

 

Today 

Very windy today with southwest winds from 25 to 40 mph. Scattered showers are expected through the day with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High temperatures from 79° to 84°.

UV index at 5 (“moderate” exposure level)

 

Tonight

Frequent showers and a chance of thunderstorms with locally heavy rainfall possible. Low temperatures from 66° to 71°. West winds from 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 35 mph.

 

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