Hawaii Weather

National Weather Service

Tuesday, February 10, 1998

Oahu

Today's forecast

Tonight, fair. Low in the lower 60s. Tomorrow, mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s. Winds, variable 5-15 mph.

Extended forecast

Thursday and Friday, mostly sunny days and fair nights. Saturday, partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows near 60. Highs near 80.

Kauai, Maui, Molokai, Lanai

Tonight, fair. Tomorrow, mostly sunny. Winds, variable 5-15 mph.

Big Island

Tonight, clearing. Tomorrow, mostly sunny but for afternoon clouds over the slopes. Windsm, variable 5-15 mph.

Marine advisories

There is a ridge just north of the islands moving south slowly.

A high surf advisory in effect for the north and west shores of all islands.

Coastal waters: Tonight and tomorrow, variable winds 10 knots, seas 2 ft. Fair. Northwest swell increasing to 8 ft late tomorrow.

Channels: Tonight and tomorrow, variable winds 10-15 knots, seas 2-4 feet. Fair.

Volcano

Kilauea's east rift eruption is continuing, but lava is moving through miles of underground tubes, with no fresh lava visible on the surface.

Temperatures

At Honolulu Airport
Yesterday's high -- 82°F
Record high 1996 -- 86°F
Average February high -- 81°F
Today's low -- 64°F
Record low 1981 -- 59°F
Average February low -- 65°F
Relative humidity, 7 a.m. -- 84 percent

Rainfall

At Honolulu Airport
Last 24 hours as of 2 a.m. -- Zero
Actual so far this month -- 0.13 in.
Normal so far this month -- 0.87 in.
Actual so far this year -- 0.90 in.
Normal so far this year -- 4.42 in.

Surf forecast

-- Today -- Tomw
Ala Moana -- 1-2ft. -- 1-2ft.
Makaha -- 3-5ft. -- 3-5ft.
Sunset Beach -- 6-8ft. -- 6-8ft.
Makapuu -- 1-2ft. -- 1-2ft.

Sun and moon

Sunset -- 6:27 p.m. today
Sunrise -- 7:05 a.m. tomorrow
Moonrise -- 6:11 p.m. today
Moonset -- 7:14 a.m. tomorrow

Phases of the moon: Full Feb. 11, last qtr. Feb. 19, new Feb. 26.
(Courtesy of Bishop Museum Planetarium)






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