Wind advisory for Maui, Hawaii Island until midnight Monday

Mauna Loa Summit

The National Weather Service has extended the wind advisory for Maui and Hawaii Island until midnight Monday.

Strong south to southwest winds are expected through midnight along and ahead of a front moving across Maui and Hawaii Island Monday evening.

A wind warning is also in effect for Hawaii Island summits until 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Winds are west to southwest 55 to 65 mph, with gusts up to 75 mph.

Strong and gusty winds will make driving extremely difficult and dangerous. Travel to the summits is not recommended.

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