Trades gone by Wednesday, wetter weekend ahead.
Moderate to locally fresh trade winds will continue through Wednesday. East-southeast flow with leeward afternoon sea breezes and cloudiness from Thursday through Saturday. An approaching front and upper low will increase rain and bring possible thunderstorms Sunday into early next week.
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