Kohala Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 4:06 PM HST on April 20, 2014

...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM HST Monday...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM HST Monday.

* Winds...northeast 20 to 35 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph will affect portions of Oahu...Lanai...Maui...Kahoolawe...and The Big Island.

On Oahu...the stronger winds are expected immediately Lee of both the koolau and Waianae mountain ranges.

For Maui County...the stronger winds will be concentrated over Lanai...Kahoolawe...and the west Maui mountains and Central Valley of Maui.

On The Big Island...the stronger winds will be focused in the leeward kohala area...the Waimea to Kawaihae corridor and western saddle area...and near South Point. Strong winds are not expected to affect Hilo town.

* Timing...tonight and Monday.

* Impacts...winds this strong can bring down tree branches and make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph... or gusts of at least 50 mph...are expected. Motorists should use extra caution.

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