Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 2021-12-03 18:21:17 –
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a snowstorm warning in Hawaii.
At the Big Island Summit, 12-inch snow will fall this weekend, with gusts of over 100 mph.
It is expected that snow will drift due to strong winds.
“Travel should be restricted to emergencies only. If you have to travel, bring a winter survival kit,” says the advisory. “If you get stuck, stay by your car.”
It may sound strange to snow in Hawaii, but the NWS says it’s not uncommon. According to the NWS, Hawaii’s highest peaks generally snow every winter.
However, AccuWeather This is reported to be Hawaii’s first snowstorm warning since spring 2018. The alert lasts until 6 am on Sunday.
NS Flood warning It was also issued for Hawaii as a cold front moves across the state this weekend.