A Wind Advisory has been posted for parts of Hawaii Island through Wednesday evening (February 3rd) ahead of a Cold Front approaching the Island of Hawaii.
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Southwest to west winds 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph expected. Wind gusts of over 55 mph expected over the summit of Haleakala. * WHERE...Portions of Kahoolawe, Lanai, Maui, Molokai and the Big Island Hawaii. * WHEN...Until 6 PM HST this evening. * IMPACTS...Winds this strong will make driving difficult and will be capable of downing trees and causing power outages. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Motorists should use extra caution.