Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
322 AM HST Fri Jan 19 2018

...LOCALLY STRONG WINDS CONTINUE ACROSS KOHALA TODAY...

.Strong and gusty winds will continue to blow across the Kohala
district of the Big Island this morning and into the afternoon.

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Kohala-
322 AM HST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM HST this evening. The
High Wind Warning has been cancelled.

* LOCATIONS...Over the Kohala district of the Big Island with
  the strongest winds over and downslope to the west of the
  mountains including Kamuela, Waikoloa and Kawaihae.

* WINDS...Northeast 25 to 40 mph with localized gusts over 50
  mph.

* TIMING...Through this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can down tree branches and cause
  power outages. Driving will also be difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid travel if possible. Postpone hikes in the forest and tent-
camping. Stay away from downed power lines and be prepared for
power outages. Secure lawn furniture and other outdoor objects
that could be blown around. Be careful opening and closing doors.


&&

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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-Lanai Makai-Lanai Mauka-Kahoolawe-
Maui Windward West-Maui Leeward West-Maui Central Valley-
Windward Haleakala-Leeward Haleakala-Kona-South Big Island-
Big Island North and East-Big Island Interior-
322 AM HST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has cancelled the Wind
Advisory.

Strong wind speeds have decreased across the state as the high
pressure center to the northeast continues to move away from the
islands.

$$



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