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Tuesday, July 20, 1999

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THREE-DAY FORECAST

Bullet Tomorrow: Partly to mostly sunny; mainly windward showers. Wind E at 12-25 mph. 72/88

Bullet Thursday: Sun and occasional clouds; mainly windward

showers. 72/88

Bullet Friday: Sun, patchy clouds; windward shower on occasion. 72/88

SURF FORECAST

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights 2-4 feet for the next day or so.

Bullet Makapuu: Wave heights 3-4 feet over the next couple of days.

Bullet Sunset Beach: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next few days.

Bullet Makaha: Wave heights will run 1-2 feet through tomorrow.

MARINE FORECAST

Bullet Coastal waters: Easterly winds tonight and tomorrow at 15-25 knots. Waves averaging 4-8 feet.

Bullet Channels: East winds 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 - Shower or two tonight. Low 70. Tomorrow, some sun; a few showers. High 80. Kona - Fair tonight. Low 69. Tomorrow, sunshine and upslope showers. High 83.

Bullet Maui: Fair tonight. Low 66-74. Tomorrow, windward showers. Highs 80-88.

Bullet Kauai: Fair tonight. Low 68-74. Tomorrow, some sun with windward showers. High 80-86.

Bullet Lanai: Lanai City 63/77

Bullet Molokai: Kalaupapa 70/82

KILAUEA

Eruption of Kilauea continues. Lava is flowing down the mountain on the surface to the sea.

TEMPERATURE

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 85

Low yesterday -- 73

Record high -- 91 (1995)

Record low -- 67 (1974)

Normal high -- 88

Normal low -- 74

RAIN

Humidity -- 71%

Yesterday -- 0.03"

Month-to-date -- 0.44"

Normal month-to-date -- 0.35"

Year-to-date -- 6.69"

Normal year-to-date -- 11.48"

SUN AND MOON

Sunset tonight -- 7:16 p.m.

Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:01 a.m.

Moonset tonight -- 12:22 a.m.

Moonrise tomorrow -- 1:56 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

Full	July 28	Last	Aug 4
New	Aug 11	First	Aug 18

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
Wed.	-----			4:51a.m.	0.2 ft.
	12:25p.m.	1.6 ft.	7:06p.m.	0.8 ft.

Thurs.	-----			5:31a.m.	0.2 ft.
	1:09p.m.	1.8 ft.	8:11p.m.	0.7 ft.

Fri.	12:06a.m.	0.9 ft.	6:11a.m.	0.1 ft.
	1:48p.m.	1.9 ft.	8:57p.m.	0.6 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		11:23	2:46	10:01	5:01
Hilo		11:21	3:52	9:59	6:07
Kailua-Kona	11:59	4:29	10:37	6:44
Kaneohe		10:39	3:33	9:17	5:48
Kawaihae	-----	4:48	12:21	7:03
Kealakekua	-----	4:39	12:09	6:54
Nawiliwili	11:58	4:26	10:36	6:41
Waianae		12:19	7:09	2:45	9:24
Waimanalo	11:10	3:42	9:48	5:57

THE PACIFIC

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