WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING…
* WINDS…East to northeast 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts
over 50 mph are expected across Lanai, Kahoolawe, Maui central
valley, leeward west Maui and the South Kohala district of the
Big Island. Winds will be strongest over and immediately
downwind of the mountains. Winds are expected to decrease below
advisory levels tonight.
* TIMING…Through 6 PM HST this evening.
* IMPACTS…Winds this strong could down tree branches and cause
localized power outages. Motorists, especially those in high
profile vehicles, are urged to drive with caution.
Instructions: 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.
HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU
MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND…
.Large and choppy surf along east facing shores will gradually
decrease over the next few days as trades begin to weaken.
…HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST MONDAY FOR EAST
FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND…
* SURF…6 to 10 feet along east facing shores of Kauai, Oahu,
Molokai, Maui, and the Big Island lowering to 4 to 8 feet
* TIMING…Through 6 AM HST MONDAY.
* IMPACTS…Moderate…Expect strong breaking waves, shore
break, and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming
difficult and dangerous.
Instructions: Beachgoers, swimmers, and surfers should heed all advice given by ocean safety officials and exercise caution.
Big Island North and East