HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Wind advisories that had been posted around the state have been allowed to expire as a cold front that brought damaging winds weakens and departs the islands.
A Wind Advisory remains in effect for the summit areas of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea.
Winds are expected to continue diminishing and turn more northwesterly and northerly Sunday, and shift more easterly Monday. Cooler and drier conditions will move in over the state and remain for the first half of the week before another cold front arrive Thursday or Friday.
Strong gusts have been wreaking havoc across Oahu Saturday. A wind gust of 59 mph was recorded at Kaneohe Marine Corps Base around 8:55 a.m., while a 49 mph gust was recorded at Wheeler Airport. There were also numerous power outages reported across Oahu throughout the day. Please report any Oahu outage to HECO's trouble Line: 1-855-304-1212.