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Wind Advisory in Effect for Hawai‘i Island

September 8, 2019, 6:43 AM HST
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3:35 AM HST Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu

WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR HAWAI‘I ISLAND UNTIL 6 PM HST SUNDAY

Winds: East 20 to 35 mph with localized gusts to 50 mph in the leeward Kohala area on the Big Island.

Impacts: Winds this strong are capable of downing trees and causing power outages. Motorists, especially those in high profile vehicles, are urged to drive with extreme caution.

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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. Motorists should use extra caution.

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