Hawaii Island Summit Advisory for February 6th, 2021
A Wind Advisory has been issued for the summits of Maunakea and Mauna Loa on the Island of Hawaii through Sunday evening (February 7th).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST SUNDAY... * WHAT...West to southwest winds to 45 mph with localized gusts over 55 mph. * WHERE...Big Island Summits. * WHEN...Until 6 PM HST Sunday. * IMPACTS...Winds this strong will make driving difficult. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Advisory for the summits means that sustained winds of at least 45 mph, or gusts of at least 55 mph, are expected. Motorists should use extra caution.