High Winds on Big Island Expected Through Mid-Week
9:17 AM HST Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020: National Weather Service Honolulu
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR BIG ISLAND UNTIL 6 PM HST TUESDAY
What: Northeast winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts up to 75 mph expected.
Affected Areas: Big Island Summits, particularly above 8,000 feet.
Impacts: Winds this strong will make driving difficult.
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.