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Island of Hawaii Weather Forecast for May 26th, 2021

Here's your Island of Hawaii Weather Forecast for Wednesday, May 26th, 2021.

Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team

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Here's your HIRSC - Wednesday Weather Forecast for Hawaii Island:


Sunrise: 5:45 am/Sunset: 6:56 pm


Synopsis:


A somewhat stable air mass has settled over the Island of Hawaii and the threat for thunderstorms has diminished for the Island of Hawaii. Most parts of the Island of Hawaii will see mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies with some areas of the island seeing scattered to isolated showers.


Winds around the Island of Hawaii in most areas will remain fairly light with the Hāmākua Coast, Kapa'au (includes Upolu Point to Pololu Valley), and Na'alehu areas seeing breezy conditions with gust possibly reaching up to 28 mph.


All coastal lines around Hawaii Island will see higher than normal tides (King Tides) over the next few days, which could lead to minor or nuisance coastal flooding in some areas. Related to Supermoon peaking on Tuesday night/early Wednesday morning. High Tide will range from 2.40 to 2.56 feet on Wednesday afternoon.


East Hawaii (Includes South Hilo and Puna Districts):

  • Isolated to Scattered showers throughout East Hawaii, happening in the afternoon and early evening hours on Wednesday. Some areas will see mostly cloudy conditions. 40 to 70% chance of rain for the East Hawaii Region of Hawaii Island.

  • Winds

  • Kurtistown: West becoming East up to 13 mph

  • Pāhoa: Northwest becoming East-Northeast up to 13 mph

  • Hilo: Light and Variable becoming East up to 11 mph

  • Temps on Wednesday

  • High ranging from 79 to 83

  • Low ranging from 62 to 66

Hāmākua Coast (North Hilo to Hāmākua Districts):

  • Isolated to Scattered showers throughout Hāmākua and North Hilo District, happening in the afternoon and early evening hours on Wednesday. Some areas will see mostly cloudy conditions. 40 to 50% chance of rain for the Hāmākua Coast.

  • Winds

  • Honoka'a: East up to 15 mph and Gust up to 20 mph

  • Laupāhoehoe: East-Southeast up to 18 mph and Gust up to 25 mph

  • Temps on Wednesday

  • High ranging from 72 to 80

  • Low ranging from 62 to 65

North Hawaii (North and South Kohala Districts including the Kohala Coast):

  • Mostly Sunny Skies in the AM and Isolated to Scattered Showers in the afternoon hours, particularly in the mauka sections of North Hawaii Region. Some areas will see partly cloudy conditions. 25 to 50% chance of rain for the North Hawaii Region of Hawaii Island.

  • Winds

  • Kamuela: Northeast up to 16 mph and Gust up to 22 mph

  • Kapa'au: East up to 20 mph and Gust up to 28 mph

  • Puakō: East up to 8 mph then becoming Light and Variable

  • Waikoloa Village: East up to 8 mph then becoming Light and Variable

  • Temps on Wednesday

  • High ranging from 76 to 85

  • Low ranging from 53 to 69

Saddle Region of Hawaii Island (Includes Maunakea, Pōhakuloa, Ka'ohe, and Maunaloa):

  • Mostly Sunny Skies in the AM and Isolated to Scattered Showers in the afternoon hours throughout parts of the Saddle Region of Hawaii Island. Some areas will see partly cloudy conditions. 20 to 35% chance of rain for the Saddle Region of Hawaii Island.

  • Winds

  • Pōhakuloa: Light and Variable becoming West-Southwest up to 9 mph

  • Waiki'i: North up to 11 mph then becoming Light and Variable

  • Pu'uhuluhulu: East up to 8 mph

  • Hale Pōhaku: Calm becoming Southeast up to 7 mph

  • Temps on Wednesday

  • High ranging from 62 to 73

  • Low ranging from 46 to 54

Kona Coast (North and South Kona Districts):

  • A more stable convective weather pattern, mostly sunny skies in the morning and afternoon clouds, and scattered showers along the Kona Coast, showers may continue into the evening hours and clear just after midnight. 20 to 35% chance of rain across the Kona Coast.

  • Winds

  • Kailua-Kona: Southwest up to 8 mph

  • Hōlualoa: Light and Variable to Southwest up to 6 mph

  • Hōnaunau: West up to 5 mph

  • Temps on Monday

  • High ranging from 80 to 85

  • Low ranging from 64 to 70

South Hawaii (Entire District of Ka'ū):

  • Mostly Sunny Skies in the AM and scattered showers in the Pāhala and Volcano area, happening in the afternoon and early evening hours on Wednesday. Some areas will see mostly cloudy conditions. 20 to 45% chance of rain throughout the Ka'ū District.

  • Winds

  • Ocean View: Calm becoming East up to 9 mph

  • Na'alehu: Light and Variable to East-Northeast up to 18 mph and Gust up to 25 mph

  • Pāhala: Light and Variable becoming East up to 11 mph

  • Volcano: Calm to East-Northeast up to 9 mph

  • Temps on Wednesday

  • High ranging from 71 to 80

  • Low ranging from 53 to 64

Weather Advisories on Hawaii Island:


Coastal Flooding Statement Issued for all shorelines around Hawaii Island through Friday. (King Tides)

MINOR COASTAL FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDES TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

Peak monthly high tides and above normal sea levels, will produce
nuisance coastal flooding. Flooding will occur around the times
of the late afternoon high tides.

* WHAT...Minor coastal flooding expected.

* WHERE...Coastal areas of all Hawaiian Islands.

* WHEN...Tuesday afternoon through late Friday night.

* IMPACTS...Flooding of beaches that are normally dry, minor
  coastal erosion, and saltwater inundation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid driving through flooded roadways. If you are forced to drive
through salt water, rinse your vehicle with fresh water. Move
electronics, vehicles or other valuables to higher ground. Monitor
vessels to ensure mooring lines don`t get too tight and watch out
for overwash around boat ramps. Secure canoes or other watercraft
stowed on beaches.

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Submit your coastal flooding photos to the University of Hawaii
Sea Grant College Program`s Hawaii and Pacific Islands King
Tides Project at:

PacificIslandsKingTides.org

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