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Hawaii Weather

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Wednesday, May 5, 1999

Oahu temperature and wind graphic

Three-day forecast

Bullet Tomorrow: Clouds and sun; humid; shower or two. Wind SE at 8-16 mph. 73/83
Bullet Friday:
Clouds and sun; muggy; shower or two. 72/83
Bullet Saturday:
Partly sunny; trades returning; windward showers. 72/85

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights will average 1-3 feet through Friday.
Bullet Makapuu:
Wave heights will average 1-2 feet through Friday.
Bullet Sunset Beach:
Waves will average 2-4 feet through Friday.
Bullet Makaha:
Wave heights will average 1-3 feet through Friday.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: Southeasterly winds tonight and tomorrow at 8-16 knots. Waves 2-4 feet.
Bullet Channels:
Winds southeasterly at 10-20 knots tonight and tomorrow. Waves 4-8 feet.

Neighbor island FORECASTS

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

Bullet Big Island: Hilo - Shower or two tonight. Low 66. Tomorrow, some sun and a shower. High 79. Kona - Partly cloudy tonight. Low 73. Partly sunny tomorrow; a shower. High 84.
Bullet Maui:
Partly cloudy tonight. Low 68-74. Partly sunny tomorrow. Highs 78-86.
Bullet Kauai:
Partly cloudy tonight. Lows 68-72. Some sun tomorrow; shower. High 78-82.
Bullet Lanai:
Lanai City 61/74
Bullet Molokai:
Kalaupapa 68/80

Kilauea

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

Temperature

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 81
Low yesterday -- 73
Record high -- 88 (1995)
Record low -- 62 (1981)
Normal high -- 84
Normal low -- 70

Rain

Humidity -- 66%
Yesterday -- 0.00"
Month-to-date -- 0.00"
Normal month-to-date -- 0.16"
Year-to-date -- 4.00"
Normal year-to-date -- 9.66"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 6:58 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 5:58 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 9:56 a.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- none

Phases of the moon:

Last -- May 8 --
New -- May 15
First -- May 21
Full -- May 29

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".

UV Index

The tides

Three-day forecast for Honolulu:

DAY	HIGH			LOW
Thurs.	8:31a.m.	0.4 ft.	3:52a.m.	0.2 ft.
	8:49p.m.	1.6 ft.	12:49p.m.	0.2 ft.

Fri.	10:10a.m.	0.5 ft.	4:50a.m.	0.1 ft.
	9:48p.m.	1.6 ft.	2:05p.m.	0.3 ft.

Sat.	11:26a.m.	0.6 ft.	5:34a.m.	0.0 ft.
	10:47p.m.	1.5 ft.	3:42p.m.	0.4 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		7:29	1:47	7:47	-----
Hilo		7:27	2:53	7:45	-----
Kailua-Kona	8:05	3:30	8:23	12:27
Kaneohe		6:45	2:34	7:03	-----
Kawaihae	8:27	3:49	8:45	12:46
Kealakekua	8:15	3:40	8:33	12:37
Nawiliwili	8:04	3:27	8:22	12:24
Waianae		10:51	6:10	11:09	3:07
Waimanalo	7:16	2:43	7:34	-----

THE PACIFIC

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