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Wind Advisory in Effect for Big Island

August 1, 2019, 5:19 PM HST
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5:09 PM HST, Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019

WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST FRIDAY

WINDS: East 20 to 40 mph with localized gusts over 45 mph.

IMPACTS: Winds this strong are capable of downing trees and causing power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

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A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph, or gusts of at least 50 mph, are expected. Use extra caution when driving and be prepared for longer commutes. Protect sensitive electronics that may become damaged by power fluctuations.

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