Friday February 8 - Partly to mostly sunny with windy conditions. Winds 15-25 mph and temperatures 78-82 degrees, feeling cooler tonight. Systems pull away from the island chain allowing breezy/windy winds from the north to fill in for the weekend and showers expected to increase Saturday night/Sunday. Wind Warning in effect until 6pm and high wind watch from Saturday - Monday, winds are expected 40-60 mph with localized gusts to 70 mph for Hawaii island Summits. Wind advisory in place till Saturday Niihau-Maui co winds 20-30 mph, gusts up to 50. High surf warning for N and W Kauai - Molokai and N Maui. Surf N: 20-30', W 15-20', E 4-7', S 2-3'.

NWS posted, Windy conditions will develop today, with very windy and unsettled weather expected at times over the weekend as an area of low pressure strengthens and moves southward toward the islands. Unsettled weather may persist into the middle of next week as the low lingers in the island vicinity.