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Wind Advisory for Big Island Summits

December 5, 2019, 12:19 PM HST
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3:06 AM HST Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019: National Weather Service Honolulu 

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING FOR BIG ISLAND SUMMITS

What: Northwest winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

Where: Big Island Summits including Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, particularly above 8,000 feet.

Impacts: Motorists should drive with caution.

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A wind advisory for the summits means that sustained winds of at least 45 mph, or gusts of at least 55 mph, are expected. Motorists should use extra caution.

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