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Wednesday, July 21, 1999

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THREE-DAY FORECAST

Bullet Tomorrow: Sun and occasional clouds; mainly windward showers. Wind E at 12-25 mph. 71/88

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

Bullet Saturday: Some sun, breezy; windward showers spilling leeward. 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 - Fair tonight. Low 70. Tomorrow, partly sunny; mainly windward showers. High 80. Kona - Fair tonight. Low 69. Tomorrow, sunshine and upslope showers. High 82.

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 68/82

KILAUEA

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

TEMPERATURE

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 87
Low yesterday -- 73
Record high -- 91 (1995)
Record low -- 69 (1974)
Normal high -- 88
Normal low -- 74

RAIN

Humidity -- 75%
Yesterday -- 0.08"
Month-to-date -- 0.52"
Normal month-to-date -- 0.37"
Year-to-date -- 6.77"
Normal year-to-date -- 11.50"

SUN AND MOON

Sunset tonight -- 7:15 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:01 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 12:59 a.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- 2:46 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
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.

Sat.	1:02a.m.	0.8 ft.	6:49a.m.	0.1 ft.
	2:23p.m.	2.0 ft.	9:33p.m.	0.5 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		-----	3:26	12:07	6:06
Hilo		-----	4:32	12:05	7:12
Kailua-Kona	-----	5:09	12:43	7:49
Kaneohe		11:23	4:13	10:20	6:53
Kawaihae	-----	5:28	1:05	8:08
Kealakekua	-----	5:19	12:53	7:59
Nawiliwili	-----	5:06	12:42	7:46
Waianae		1:23	7:49	3:29	10:29
Waimanalo	11:54	4:22	10:51	7:02

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