LEVELS FOR BOTH THE VOG AND SURF CHECKING OUT THE RADAR ACROSS THE ISLANDS, WE SEEN VERY LIGHT RAINS TODAY THROUGHOUT THE ISLANDS FOR THE ISLANDS THAT SEEN SOME RAINFALL, WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE AREAS WITH MOST OF THE RAINFALL WAILUA ON KAUAI, EWA BEACH HERE ON OAHU WITH THOSE AFTERNOON SHOWERS, LAUPAHOEHOE ON HAWAII ISLAND, AND VERY LOW RAINFALL FOR HANA ON MAUI THE SATELITTLE RADAR SHOWS HIGH CLOUDS LINGERING AROUND THE ISLANDS AND EXPECT THAT INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK WHERE OUR SKIES SHOULD BE CLEARING UP WE HAVE LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS FOR THE PAST FEW DAYS AND EXPECT THAT TO BE THE PATTERN UNTIL MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK WE MAY SEE AN UPTICK IN TRADE WINDS TOMORROW AND MONDAY, HOWEVER THOSE SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS RETURN TUESDAY FOR ANOTHER FEW DAYS THIS WILL BE CREATING THE POTENTIAL FOR HAZY CONDITIONS AGAIN ACROSS OUR ISLANDS THIS IS DUE TO A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS PASSING HIGH UP NORTH OF OUR ISLANDS YOU CAN SEE FOR YOURSELF THE LIGHT WINDS WE EXPECT THE LINES SHOWS THE DIRECTION OF THE WINDS, AND SUNDAY/MONDAY ARE LOOKING TO BE COMING IN FROM THE NORTHEAST BUT AGAIN, TUESDAY THIS WILL RETURN TO KEEPING AN EYE ON HURRICANE SEASON, THE UPGRADED SYSTEM SOUTH OF MEXICO HAS BEEN NAMED INTO TROPICAL STORM CARLOTTA WHICH IS APPROACHING THE COAST OF SOUTHERN MEXICO WITH 65 MPH WINDS WE WILL KEEP YOU INFORMED WITH THE LATEST AT THIS PROGRESSES COMING BACK HOME, CHECKING OUT THE SURF AROUND THE ISLANDS WITH A DIMINISHING WNW SWELL, NORTH SHORES COMING DOWN TO 4-7, WEST COMING DOWN TO 2-5, SOUTH SHORE ALSO HAS A DIMINISHING SWELL, WAVES COMING IN AT 3-5, AND EAST SHORES 2-4 EAST MAY EXPERIENCE SOME BUMPS IN THE WAVES WITH THE REMNANTS OF PAST TROPICAL STORM BUD FACING SHORES IS UNDER A HIGH SURF ADVISORY UNTIL 6AM TOMORROW MORNING AS WE LOOK AT THE HAWAIIAN MOON CALENDAR, THE MOON PHASE FOR TONIGHT IS KNOWN AS "KU KOLU" THIS IS A GOOD NIGHT TO GO FISHING, AND ALSO A GOOD NIGHT TO PLANT UALA , KALO , AND MAIA ALWAYS A GOOD THING TO LISTEN TO OUR KUPUNA TOMORROW, OR AS WE SAY IN HAWAIIAN "I KA LA APOPO", EXPECT MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WITH POSSIBLE HAZE DURING THE MORNING TIME AS THOSE VARIABLE WINDS BEGIN TO KICK BACK IN A BIT WE MAY ALSO SEE AFTERNOON SHOWERS FOR INLAND AND LEEWARD AREAS LOOKING AT THE DAYS AHEAD, PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH LIGHT WINDS AGAIN, POSSIBLE UPTICK IN TRADE WINDS THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS, BUT VARIABLE WINDS WILL BE PROMINENT THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK DURING THAT TIME, EXPECT HAZY CONDITINOS I LOOK FORWARD TO THE ENDING OF THE WEEK WHEN THOSE TRADE RETURN IN A BREEZY FASHION AS A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES NORTH OF OUR ISLANDS KATHY, BACK TO YOU KATHY: