Wind Advisory Issued for Big Island

July 28, 2020, 5:08 PM HST
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The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for North and South Kohala through Wednesday morning.

A wind advisory means that sustained Northeast winds of 25 to 35 mph or gusts up to 45 mph are expected.

Due to the advisory, the following precautions are advised:

  • Strong winds capable of downing trees and causing power outages may occur.
  • Treat any down utility lines as live and stay clear and notify authorities.
  • Motorists should use extra caution.

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