Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
851 PM HST Mon Oct 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF THE STATE
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.Strong high pressure north of the islands will produce locally
strong trade winds across Lanai, Kahoolawe, and over and downwind
of the Kohala mountains on the Big Island through Tuesday
evening. The strong winds are not expected in and around Hilo.

HIZ001>013-017>021-023-024-027-170800-
/O.CAN.PHFO.WI.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-171017T0800Z/
Niihau-Kauai Windward-Kauai Leeward-Kauai Mountains-
Oahu South Shore-Waianae Coast-Oahu North Shore-Oahu Koolau-
Olomana-Central Oahu-Waianae Mountains-Molokai Windward-
Molokai Leeward-Maui Windward West-Maui Leeward West-
Maui Central Valley-Windward Haleakala-Leeward Haleakala-Kona-
South Big Island-Big Island Interior-
851 PM HST Mon Oct 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

Winds have dropped below advisory thresholds, therefor the
National Weather Service in Honolulu has cancelled the Wind
Advisory.

$$

HIZ014>016-025-026-171600-
/O.EXT.PHFO.WI.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-171018T0800Z/
Lanai Makai-Lanai Mauka-Kahoolawe-Big Island North and East-
Kohala-
851 PM HST Mon Oct 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM HST TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Through Tuesday evening.

* WINDS...East to northeast 20 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 50
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can cause tree limbs to break,
  potentially leading to localized power outages. Driving may
  become 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 while driving. Participants in outdoor activities
should be alert for wind-borne debris.

&&

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