Wind Advisory Update
Written by Cosmic Cowgirl on December 17, 2019
This is a Civil Defense Wind Advisory update message for December 17 at 8:00 in the morning.
The National Weather Service Wind Advisory remains in effect for North and South Kohala, Hamakua, Hilo, Puna, Kau and Island Interior areas of Hawaii Island through this evening.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained Northeast winds of 35 mph or gusts up to 55 mph are expected.
Due to the advisory the following precautions are advised:
· Strong winds capable of downing trees and causing power outages may occur.
· Treat any down utilities lines as live and stay clear and notify authorities.
· Consider securing outdoor items.
You will be kept updated on any changes that may affect your safety.
This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.