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, September 12, 2018 - 4:41am HST
Effective: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 4:41am to Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 35 mph with localized gusts over 50 mph over Kauai and Niihau. Winds will be strongest over and downwind of the higher terrain.
* TIMING...Increasing this morning, then remaining at advisory levels this afternoon and tonight.
* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can knock down tree branches, cause car doors to slam, and result in 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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