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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
334 AM HST Thu Jan 18 2018

...STRONG AND GUSTY TRADE WINDS THROUGH TODAY...

.A strong area of high pressure will pass north of the islands
through Friday, resulting in windy trades through today and
possibly into Friday over some locations. Trade winds will
peak today, then trend down tonight and Friday. The strongest
winds will occur over and downwind of terrain.

HIZ026-190245-
/O.CON.PHFO.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-180119T0400Z/
Kohala-
334 AM HST Thu Jan 18 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...East 25 to 40 mph with localized gusts over 60 mph. The
  strongest winds will occur over and downwind of the highest
  terrain.

* TIMING...Through this afternoon. This warning may need to be
  extended if conditions persist.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A high wind warning means that winds are expected to be at least
40 mph with gusts over 60 mph. Stay away from downed power lines.

&&

$$

HIZ001>021-023>025-027-190245-
/O.CON.PHFO.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-180119T0400Z/
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-
334 AM HST Thu Jan 18 2018

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...East 20 to 40 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph. The
  strongest winds will occur over and downwind of the highest
  terrain.

* TIMING...Through this afternoon. This advisory may need to be
  extended if conditions persist.

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

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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