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Wednesday, September 15, 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. 72/88

Bullet Friday: Sun, a few clouds and a couple of windward showers. 74/88

Bullet Saturday: Sun, a few clouds and a couple of windward showers. 74/88

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights at 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makapuu: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Sunset Beach: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makaha: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: Easterly wind at 10-20 knots through tomorrow. Waves 2-4 feet.

Bullet Channels: East winds at 12-22 knots through tomorrow. Waves 4-8 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; a shower. High 82. Kona - Clear tonight. Low 72. Tomorrow, sun; an upslope shower. High 85.

Bullet Maui: Fair tonight. Low 66-74. Tomorrow, sunshine, windward shower. High 78-88.

Bullet Kauai: Fair tonight. Low 66-74. Tomorrow, sun and a windward shower. High 78-86.

Bullet Lanai: Lanai City 64/79

Bullet Molokai: Kalaupapa 68/84

Kilauea

The pause continues in

Kilauea's east rift zone

eruption.

Temperature

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 87

Low yesterday -- 74

Record high -- 93 (1985)

Record low -- 69 (1957)

Normal high -- 89

Normal low -- 74

Rain

Humidity -- 63%

Yesterday -- trace

Month-to-date -- 0.12"

Normal month-to-date -- 0.23"

Year-to-date -- 7.06"

Normal year-to-date -- 12.39"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 6:35 p.m.

Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:19 a.m.

Moonset tonight -- 10:48 p.m.

Moonrise tomorrow -- 12:10 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

First -- Sep 17 -- Full -- Sep 25

Last -- Oct 1 -- New -- Oct 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".

The tides

Three-day forecast for Honolulu:

DAY -- HIGH -- -- LOW

Thurs. -- 9:17a.m. -- 1.7 ft. -- 1:34a.m. -- 0.5 ft.

-- 8:50p.m. -- 0.9 ft. -- 4:54p.m. -- 0.8 ft.

Fri. -- 10:30a.m. -- 1.7 ft. -- 2:29a.m. -- 0.6 ft.

-- 10:37p.m. -- 0.9 ft. -- 6:22p.m. -- 0.7 ft.

Sat. -- 11:34a.m. -- 1.8 ft. -- 3:43a.m. -- 0.6 ft.

-- 11:58p.m. -- 0.9 ft. -- 7:10p.m. -- 0.6 ft.

Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE -- HIGH -- LOW -- HIGH -- LOW

Haleiwa -- 8:15 -- --- -- 7:48 -- 2:49

Hilo -- 8:13 -- 12:35 -- 7:46 -- 3:55

Kailua-Kona -- 8:51 -- 1:12 -- 8:24 -- 4:32

Kaneohe -- 7:31 -- 12:16 -- 7:04 -- 3:36

Kawaihae -- 9:13 -- 1:31 -- 8:46 -- 4:51

Kealakekua -- 9:01 -- 1:22 -- 8:34 -- 4:42

Nawiliwili -- 8:50 -- 1:09 -- 8:23 -- 4:29

Waianae -- 11:37 -- 3:52 -- 11:10 -- 7:12

Waimanalo -- 8:02 -- 12:25 -- 7:35 -- 3:45

Bullet Saturday: Sun, a few clouds and a couple of windward showers. 74/88

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights at 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makapuu: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Sunset Beach: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makaha: Wave heights 1-2 feet over the next day or so.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: Easterly wind at 10-20 knots through tomorrow. Waves 2-4 feet.

Bullet Channels: East winds at 12-22 knots through tomorrow. Waves 4-8 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; a shower. High 82. Kona - Clear tonight. Low 72. Tomorrow, sun; an upslope shower. High 85.

Bullet Maui: Fair tonight. Low 66-74. Tomorrow, sunshine, windward shower. High 78-88.

Bullet Kauai: Fair tonight. Low 66-74. Tomorrow, sun and a windward shower. High 78-86.

Bullet Lanai: Lanai City 64/79

Bullet Molokai: Kalaupapa 68/84

Kilauea

The pause continues in Kilauea's east rift zone eruption.

Temperature

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 87
Low yesterday -- 74
Record high -- 93 (1985)
Record low -- 69 (1957)
Normal high -- 89
Normal low -- 74

Rain

Humidity -- 63%
Yesterday -- trace
Month-to-date -- 0.12"
Normal month-to-date -- 0.23"
Year-to-date -- 7.06"
Normal year-to-date -- 12.39"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 6:35 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 6:19 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- 10:48 p.m.
Moonrise tomorrow -- 12:10 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

First	Sep 17	Full	Sep 25
Last	Oct 1	New	Oct 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".

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Tides

Three-day forecast for Honolulu:

DAY	HIGH			LOW
Thurs.	9:17a.m.	1.7 ft.	1:34a.m.	0.5 ft.
	8:50p.m.	0.9 ft.	4:54p.m.	0.8 ft.

Fri.	10:30a.m.	1.7 ft.	2:29a.m.	0.6 ft.
	10:37p.m.	0.9 ft.	6:22p.m.	0.7 ft.

Sat.	11:34a.m.	1.8 ft.	3:43a.m.	0.6 ft.
	11:58p.m.	0.9 ft.	7:10p.m.	0.6 ft.
Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		8:15	-----	7:48	2:49
Hilo		8:13	12:35	7:46	3:55
Kailua-Kona	8:51	1:12	8:24	4:32
Kaneohe		7:31	12:16	7:04	3:36
Kawaihae	9:13	1:31	8:46	4:51
Kealakekua	9:01	1:22	8:34	4:42
Nawiliwili	8:50	1:09	8:23	4:29
Waianae		11:37	3:52	11:10	7:12
Waimanalo	8:02	12:25	7:35	3:45

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