Monday weather: mostly sunny and dry leeward 83-88 degrees
Moderate to locally breezy trades 15-25 mph. Mostly sunny and dry for the leeward coast with partly cloudy conditions on the windward side. Day time highs 83-88 degrees. Tonight's lows 68-73, trade winds lasting majority of the week. A small craft advisory in place, surf North 1-3' West and South 1-2', East 2-5'.
Friday forecast: Sunshine and trade winds
A ridge of high pressure north of the state will keep moderate to locally breezy trade winds in place through the weekend and much of next week. Winds 10-20 mph, day time high 82-87 degrees. Dry trade win weather will continue this weekend with clouds and showers focused on windward slopes. A small craft advisory posted for Maui and Hawaii waters, north shores 6-8', east and west 2-4', 1-3' south.
A surface ridge remains north of the islands. Trade winds today 10-15 mph with trade showers favoring windward and mauka areas. Partly sunny later this afternoon with day time highs 81-86 degrees. Surf is calm, N and S 1-3', 1-2' W and 2-4' East. A small craft advisory is in effect for waters off of Maui island and Hawaii island. Next northwest swell expected Friday. A trough aloft will move away to the east by tonight as a ridge aloft builds over the area. Tonight's lows 69-74...
A damp Wednesday morning with widespread showers filling in from the east. By the afternoon mostly sunny skies are expected with day time highs 81-86 degrees. Surf N: 3-5', W&S 1-3', E 2-4'. Next small northwesterly swell expected Friday. Winds 10-15 mph from the east today expected to increase Thursday throughout the weekend accompanied by an increase of trade showers.
A front passing far north of the islands will keep trade winds light across the area today and tonight. Trade winds 10-15 mph with highs 81-86 could accumulate some leeward/central clouds but not expecting a lot of rain. A new high pressure system will build NE around aloha Friday returning the breezy conditions into the weekend. Surf: N 4-7', W 3-5', E 4-6', S 1-3'.
A weak front will move over Kauai today, then reach Oahu by this evening. Clear conditions for the morning on Oahu then increasing clouds by the afternoon. Kauai will remain partly to mostly cloudy with light scattered showers. Highs 78-83 degrees and light/variable winds. Surf N: 10-14' lowering 8-12', W 7-10' lowering 5-8', E 1-3', S 2-4'. The front will stall and dissipate over Maui County tomorrow. A surface ridge will linger near the islands through early next week. A trou...