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Wind Advisory in Effect Till Sunday Morning

January 22, 2021, 3:43 PM HST
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3:33 PM HST Friday, Jan. 22, 2021: National Weather Service in Honolulu

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST SUNDAY

* WHAT: East winds 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts over 45 mph expected. Winds will be strongest over and immediately downwind of the mountains.

* WHERE: South Point, Pahala, Hilo, Volcano, Honokaa, Kamuela, Waikoloa and Big Island summits.

* WHEN: Until 6 AM HST Sunday.

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* IMPACTS: Winds this strong are capable of downing tents or other temporary structures, as well as downing trees and causing power outages.

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PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Motorists should use extra caution.

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