Hawaiian Lifeguard Association
National Weather ServiceWeather Forecast Office - Honolulu, HI
County of HawaiʻiFire Department - Ocean Safety Division
City and County of HonoluluEmergency Services Department - Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services Division
County of KauaʻiFire Department - Ocean Safety Bureau
County of MauiParks and Recreation - Aquatics Division
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 3:24pm HST
Effective: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 3:24pm to Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 6:00pm
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph.
* WHERE...Portions of Maui, Big Island, Molokai, Lanai, and Kahoolawe.
* WHEN...Until 6 PM HST Thursday.
* IMPACTS...Winds this strong are capable of downing tents or other temporary structures, as well as downing trees and causing sporadic power outages.
A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph and/or frequent gusts to 50 mph or greater are occurring or imminent.
Unmonitored lands and waters in the impact area described in the alert will also be impacted.
If conditions change before expiration or the event needs to be extended, an update or cancellation will be issued from Hawaii Beach Safety Website.
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