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Hawaii Weather

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Tuesday, August 17, 1999

Oahu temperature and wind graphic

Three-day forecast

Bullet Tomorrow: Mostly sunny with a windward shower or two. Wind E at 10-20 mph. 70/88
Bullet Thursday:
Mostly sunny with a windward shower or two. 72/88
Bullet Friday:
Sunny to partly cloudy; couple of windward showers. 72/89

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights at 1-3 feet over the next couple of days.
Bullet Makapuu:
Wave heights 1-3 feet over the next couple of days.
Bullet Sunset Beach:
Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next couple of days.
Bullet Makaha:
Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next couple of days.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: East winds tonight and tomorrow at 12-22 knots. Waves 4-8 feet.
Bullet Channels:
East winds at 15-25 knots tonight and tomorrow. Waves 6-10 feet.

Neighbor Island forecasts

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

Bullet Big Island: Hilo - A shower around tonight. Low 71. Tomorrow, some sun; shower. High 81. Kona - Fair tonight. Low 73. Tomorrow, mostly sunny. High 86.
Bullet Maui:
Fair tonight. Lows 68-74. Sunshine tomorrow; windward shower. High 78-86.
Bullet Kauai:
Fair tonight. Low 68-74. Tomorrow, sunshine; windward shower. High 78-84.
Bullet Lanai:
Lanai City 61/80
Bullet Molokai:
Kalaupapa 66/83

Kilauea

Eruption of Kilauea continues. Lava is flowing underground through a lava tube to the sea.

Temperature

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 88
Low yesterday -- 76
Record high -- 92 (1994)
Record low -- 70 (1955)
Normal high -- 89
Normal low -- 75

Rain

Humidity -- 68%
Yesterday -- trace
Month-to-date -- 0.06"
Normal month-to-date -- 0.29"
Year-to-date -- 6.88"
Normal year-to-date -- 12.01"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 7:01 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:11 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 11:33 p.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- 12:38 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

First -- Aug 18

Full -- Aug 26

Last -- Sep 2

New -- Sep 9

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.	10:28a.m.	1.6 ft.	2:57a.m.	0.4 ft.
	9:15p.m.	1.0 ft.	5:14p.m.	0.9 ft.

Thurs.	11:34a.m.	1.7 ft.	3:46a.m.	0.4 ft.
	10:39p.m.	0.9 ft.	6:53p.m.	0.8 ft.

Fri.	-----			4:41a.m.	0.4 ft.
	12:28p.m.	1.8 ft.	7:51p.m.	0.7 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		9:26	12:52	8:13	3:09
Hilo		9:24	1:58	8:11	4:15
Kailua-Kona	10:02	2:35	8:49	4:52
Kaneohe		8:42	1:39	7:29	3:56
Kawaihae	10:24	2:54	9:11	5:11
Kealakekua	10:12	2:45	8:59	5:02
Nawiliwili	10:01	2:32	8:48	4:49
Waianae		-----	5:15	12:48	7:32
Waimanalo	9:13	1:48	8:00	4:05

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