Wind Advisory Issued for Big Island
3: 46 AM HST, Monday, July 8, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu HI
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 8 p.m. HST this evening.
WINDS: East 25 to 35 mph with higher gusts up to 50 mph across the most of the Big Island and windward Moloka‘i.
TIMING: Strong gusty winds will continue until later this evening due to passage of a remnant trough associated with Barbara.
IMPACTS: Travel will become difficult on roads, especially for high-profile vehicles.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph, or gusts of at least 50 mph, are expected. Motorists should use extra caution.