Hawaii Island Wind Advisory for March 21st, 2021
A Wind Advisory for portions of the Island of Hawaii has been extended through Sunday evening (March 21st).
Published by: HIRSC - Weather Team
WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph. * WHERE...Portions of Kahoolawe, Lanai, Maui, Molokai and the Big Island. * WHEN...Until 6 PM HST this evening. * IMPACTS...Winds this strong can tear off shingles, knock down tree branches, blow away tents and awnings and make it difficult to steer, especially for drivers of high profile vehicles. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Watch out for falling tree branches when walking or driving. Make sure tents and awnings are secure or take them down. Be prepared for power outages.