Forecast: Strong trade winds for the weekend

Updated: 9 hours ago

High pressure far north of the state will strengthen and produce strong trade winds for the weekend. The winds will be the strongest Saturday afternoon into Sunday, and could trigger wind advisories around the typically windy areas around Maui County and the Big Island. A drier air mass is also moving in from the east, so rainfall will be limited. The combination of the strong winds and dry conditions will increase fire weather concerns over the next few days.

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Updated: 9 hours ago
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High pressure far north of the state will strengthen and produce strong trade winds for the weekend. The winds will be the strongest Saturday afternoon into Sunday, and could trigger wind advisories around the typically windy areas around Maui County and the Big Island. A drier air mass is also moving in from the east, so rainfall will be limited. The combination of the strong winds and dry conditions will increase fire weather concerns over the next few days.

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