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Brief break in the trade winds, light scattered showers Sunday

Skies will be mostly cloudy with a chance for scattered light showers.
Published: May. 28, 2022 at 4:17 PM HST|Updated: May. 29, 2022 at 9:47 AM HST
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Trade winds will decrease briefly Sunday as a front passing far northwest pushes a high pressure ridge closer to the state. The winds will be light enough for localized land and sea breezes. Clouds and showers will favor windward and mauka areas, but light leeward showers may be possible during the afternoon. There’s also a band of high clouds that will obscure the sun from time to time through Sunday. Trade winds should being building back on Monday.

In surf, waves on south shores have declined below advisory levels but some head-high to overhead sets may still be possible. A larger south swell is possible Tuesday, There’s a moderate northwest swell that will bring a small boost to wave heights for north shores. East shore surf will be declining with the slowing trade winds.

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