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Saturday, April 24, 1999

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Three-day forecast

Bullet Tomorrow: Windward showers; a thunderstorm in spots. Wind NE at 12-25 mph. 66/79
Bullet Monday:
A bit more humid; spotty showers and a thundershower. 69/81
Bullet Tuesday:
Partly sunny; a few windward showers. 69/83

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights will average 3 feet tomorrow and average about 2 feet Monday.
Bullet Makapuu:
Wave heights will average 2 feet tomorrow; no change in height is expected Monday.
Bullet Sunset Beach:
Waves will average 3-5 feet tomorrow, then 2-4 Monday and Tuesday.
Bullet Makaha:
Waves heights will average 2-3 feet tomorrow and Monday.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: Northeast winds tonight and tomorrow at 10-25 knots. Waves 2-4 feet.
Bullet Channels:
Winds northeast at 15-25 knots tonight and tomorrow. Waves 5-8 feet.

Neighbor Island forecasts

Temperatures listed are tonight's expected lows and tomorrow's highs:

Bullet Big Island: Hilo - Partly cloudy tonight. Low 65. Tomorrow, some sun and a shower. High 76. Kona - Partly cloudy tonight. Low 62. A thunderstorm tomorrow. High 80.
Bullet Maui:
Partly cloudy tonight. Low 66-70. Sun and clouds tomorrow. High 75-85.
Bullet Kauai:
Mainly clear tonight. Lows 68-72. Mostly sunny tomorrow. High 78-82.
Bullet Lanai:
Lanai City 61/76
Bullet Molokai:
Kalaupapa 61/78

Kilauea

Eruption of Kilauea continues. Lava is flowing underground in a 6 mile lava tube to the sea.

Temperature

High yesterday -- 84
Low yesterday -- 69
Record high -- 89 (1996)
Record low -- 60 (1979)
Normal high -- 83

Rain

Normal low -- 69
Humidity -- 72%
Yesterday -- trace
Month-to-date -- 0.57"
Normal month-to-date -- 1.23"
Year-to-date -- 3.89"
Normal year-to-date -- 9.19"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 6:54 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:05 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 2:35 a.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- 3:10 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

Full -- Apr 30
Last -- May 8
New -- May 15
First -- May 21

UV index

The ultraviolet index rates your risk to sun exposure. The higher the number, the greater the risk. Listed is tomorrow's forecast: "15 is the greatest risk".

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The tides

Three-day forecast for Honolulu:

DAY	HIGH			LOW
Sun.	12:43a.m.	1.5 ft.	7:37a.m.	-0.1 ft.
	1:52p.m.	1.1 ft.	7:20p.m.	0.3 ft.

Mon.	1:26a.m.	1.4 ft.	8:04a.m.	-0.1 ft.
	2:26p.m.	1.3 ft.	8:13p.m.	0.2 ft.

Tues.	2:04a.m.	1.3 ft.	8:27a.m.	-0.2 ft.
	2:57p.m.	1.4 ft.	8:59p.m.	0.2 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		-----	5:32	12:50	5:15
Hilo		-----	6:38	12:48	6:21
Kailua-Kona	12:17	7:15	1:26	6:58
Kaneohe		-----	6:19	12:06	6:02
Kawaihae	12:39	7:34	1:48	7:17
Kealakekua	12:27	7:25	1:36	7:08
Nawiliwili	12:16	7:12	1:25	6:55
Waianae		3:03	9:55	4:12	9:38
Waimanalo	-----	6:28	12:37	6:11

THE PACIFIC

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