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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kekaha, Pacific Missile Test Facility Barking Sands (PHBK)

Lat: 22.04°NLon: 159.79°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Dec 3:56 pm HST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Kekaha HI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers after midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Kekaha HI
 22.05°N 159.71°W (Elev. 1880 ft)
4:03 pm HST Dec 16, 2017
4pm HST Dec 16, 2017-6pm HST Dec 23, 2017
 
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