Volcanic emissions down, West Hawaii skies clearest in years

Haleakala can be seen from the Kiholo lookout on a clear Monday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
The Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay is barely visible through the vog from the scenic lookout on Kamehameha III Road May 29. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file)

KAILUA-KONA — Take a deep breath.