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Blizzard warning issued in Hawaii – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-12-03 13:17:16 –

File: Taken on Tuesday, January 6, 2009, near Hilo, Hawaii, this photo shows the snow-covered Mauna Kea. Mauna Kea is translated into “white mountain” in Hawaiian. (AP Photo / Tim Light)

Denver (KDVR) –NS Snowstorm warning According to it, it will be published in Hawaii on Friday, starting in the evening and continuing until Sunday morning. National Meteorological Service..

According to the NWS, at the Big Island Summit, winds above 100 mph can cause snow up to 12 inches or more.

Is it normal to snow in Hawaii?

“Yes, only on the highest peaks of Maui and the Big Island. Every winter, the storm system causes highly frequent snowstorms, typically over 11,000 feet. This is affected only by Mauna Care and Mauna Loa. These blizzards are often accompanied by strong winds, resulting in significant drifting of the snow and blizzard conditions, “said the National Meteorological Agency.

As of Friday morning, Hawaii and Alaska were the only two states in the United States issuing Blizzard warnings.

In Alaska, where snow is common, there are currently several Snowstorm warning in fact. In November, many of the states Colder than usualIn some areas, close to record cold levels.

“This weekend, a strong storm will approach Alaska, causing heavy snowfall, blizzard conditions, and terrible cold temperatures,” the NWS said.

Snow, including Colorado, is scarce throughout the continental United States.

it has been 225 days after Denver received measurable snowfall.. This is the third longest snowless streak in the city. November ended as the third warmest record in Denver.

For the first time in 9 months Extreme drought covers Denver Front range and part of the eastern plain.



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