Wind Advisory for Big Island

January 6, 2020, 8:05 AM HST
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National Weather Service Honolulu

A wind advisory is in effect for for Ka‘u, the North and South Kohala Districts, interior areas of Hawai‘i Island and Big Island summits through 6 p.m. Tuesday.

A wind advisory means sustained winds of 30 to 50 mph with gusts up to 65 mph are expected.

Due to the wind advisory, the following precautions are in effect:

  • Very windy conditions are expected.
  • Downed trees and power outages may occur.
  • Treat downed lines as live, stay clear, and notify authorities.
  • Secure outdoor items that may be effected.


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