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Thursday, May 27, 1999

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THREE-DAY FORECAST

Bullet Tomorrow: Sun and some clouds; a few windward showers. Wind E at 15-25 mph. 68/84

Bullet Saturday: Sun and clouds; a few windward showers. 72/84

Bullet Sunday: Partly sunny, more humid with a shower possible. 72/84

SURF FORECAST

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights only around 2 feet tomorrow and Saturday. The highest may be around 3 feet briefly.

Bullet Makapuu: Wave heights around 2 feet tomorrow and Saturday. A few sets may top 3 feet very briefly.

Bullet Sunset Beach: Waves heights 1-3 feet tomorrow and Friday. There is the chance for 5 feet beginning Sunday morning.

Bullet Makaha: Wave heights 1-3 feet tomorrow and Saturday.

MARINE FORECAST

Bullet Coastal waters: East winds tonight and tomorrow at 12-25 knots. Waves 4-8 feet.

Bullet Channels: Winds east at 20-25 knots tonight and tomorrow. Waves 8-12 feet.

NEIGHBOR ISLAND FORECASTS

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

Bullet Big Island: Hilo - Showers tonight. Low 66. Tomorrow, some sun and a morning shower. High 77. Kona - Fair tonight. Low 64. Tomorrow, sunny, breezy and warm. High 78.

Bullet Maui: A few windward showers tonight. Lows 62-66. Tomorrow, sunshine. High 78-86.

Bullet Kauai: Mainly clear. Lows 68-74. Tomorrow, sunshine, windward showers. High 76-82.

Bullet Lanai: Lanai City 63/78

Bullet Molokai: Kalaupapa 64/79

KILAUEA

Lava is flowing to the sea through underground channels, but none is visible on the surface.

TEMPERATURE

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 84
Low yesterday -- 72
Record high -- 89 (1996)
Record low -- 65 (1973)
Normal high -- 85
Normal low -- 71

RAIN

Humidity -- 72%
Yesterday -- trace
Month-to-date -- 2.13"
Normal month-to-date -- 0.98"
Year-to-date -- 6.13"
Normal year-to-date -- 10.48"

SUN AND MOON

Sunset tonight -- 7:08 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 5:50 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 4:22 a.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- 6:07 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

Full	May 29	Last	June 6
New	June 13	First	June 20

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
Fri.	2:34a.m.	0.8 ft.	8:26a.m.	-0.2 ft.
	3:38p.m.	1.9 ft.	10:30p.m.	0.2 ft.

Sat.	3:10a.m.	0.7 ft.	8:52a.m.	-0.2 ft.
	4:10p.m.	1.9 ft.	11:12p.m.	0.2 ft.

Sun.	3:47a.m.	0.7 ft.	9:20a.m.	-0.2 ft.
	4:43p.m.	2.0 ft.	11:55p.m.	0.2 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		1:32	6:21	2:36	8:25
Hilo		1:30	7:27	2:34	9:31
Kailua-Kona	2:08	8:04	3:12	10:08
Kaneohe		12:48	7:08	1:52	9:12
Kawaihae	2:30	8:23	3:34	10:27
Kealakekua	2:18	8:14	3:22	10:18
Nawiliwili	2:07	8:01	3:11	10:05
Waianae		4:54	12:05	5:58	-----
Waimanalo	1:19	7:17	2:23	9:21

THE PACIFIC

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