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Wednesday, December 15, 1999

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Three-day forecast

Bullet Tomorrow: Partly sunny; mainly windward shower or two. Wind E at 8-16 mph. 70/82

Bullet Friday: Partly to mostly sunny; windward shower or two. 68/82

Bullet Saturday: Sunshine, windward shower. 68/84

Surf forecast

Bullet Ala Moana: Wave heights 1-3 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makapuu: Wave heights 1-3 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Sunset Beach: Wave heights 2-4 feet over the next day or so.

Bullet Makaha: Wave heights 1-3 feet over the next day or so.

Marine forecast

Bullet Coastal waters: Winds east at 10-20 knots through tomorrow. Waves 3-5 feet.

Bullet Channels: Winds east at 12-22 knots through tomorrow. Waves 5-10 feet.

Neighbor island forecasts

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

Bullet Big Island: Hilo - Fair tonight. Low 68. Tomorrow, partly sunny; a shower. High 80. Kona - Fair tonight. Low 68. Tomorrow, mostly sunny; upslope shower. High 82.

Bullet Maui: Fair tonight. Low 66-72. Tomorrow, some sun and a shower or two. High 78-84.

Bullet Kauai: Fair tonight. Low 66-72. Tomorrow, some sun and a shower or two. High 76-82.

Bullet Lanai: Lanai City 64/78

Bullet Molokai: Kalaupapa 69/79

Kilauea

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

Temperature

At Honolulu Airport:

High yesterday -- 81
Low yesterday -- 67
Record high -- 89 (1995)
Record low -- 58 (1989)
Normal high -- 81
Normal low -- 67

Rain

Humidity -- 84%
Yesterday -- 0.00"
Month-to-date -- 1.58"
Normal month-to-date -- 1.65"
Year-to-date -- 10.94"
Normal year-to-date -- 19.87"

Sun and Moon

Sunset tonight -- 5:52 p.m.
Sunrise tomorrow -- 7:02 a.m.
Moonset tonight -- none
Moonrise tomorrow -- 1:24 p.m.

Phases of the moon:

First	Dec 15	Full	Dec 22
Last	Dec 29	New	Jan 6
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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

Tides

Three-day forecast for Honolulu:

DAY HIGH LOW Thurs. 10:14a.m. 1.5 ft. 4:20a.m. 0.8 ft. -- --- 5:23p.m. 0.0 ft. Fri. 12:22a.m. 1.5 ft. 5:57a.m. 0.7 ft. -- --- 5:59p.m. -0.1 ft. Sat. 1:06a.m. 1.7 ft. 7:17a.m. 0.6 ft. 12:11p.m. 1.2 ft. 6:36p.m. -0.2 ft.

Elsewhere throughout the state tomorrow:

PLACE		HIGH	LOW	HIGH	LOW
Haleiwa		9:12	2:15	11:20	3:18
Hilo		9:10	3:21	11:18	4:24
Kailua-Kona	9:48	3:58	11:56	5:01
Kaneohe		8:28	3:02	10:36	4:05
Kawaihae	10:10	4:17	-----	5:20
Kealakekua	9:58	4:08	-----	5:11
Nawiliwili	9:47	3:55	11:55	4:58
Waianae		10:34	4:38	-----	5:41
Waimanalo	8:59	3:11	11:07	4:14

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