HIGH WIND WARNING

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. 
 
...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.
Instructions: 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.
Target Area:
Kohala

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