Hawaii Island Summit Weather Advisory for January 18th, 2021
A Winter Weather Advisory for the summits of Maunakea and Mauna Loa will go into effect a 12:00 pm Monday afternoon (January 18th).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE BIG ISLAND SUMMITS... .A cold front stalling near the Big Island will produce periods of snow showers at the summits of Maunaloa and Maunakea from noon today until Tuesday at 6 AM HST.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 AM HST TUESDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches. * WHERE...Big Island Summits above 12,000 feet. * WHEN...From noon today until 6 AM HST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Plan on slippery icy road conditions and low visibility in freezing fog. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet, or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities and use caution while driving.