Blizzard Warning Issued In Hawaii -- And Yes, It Does Snow There

By Carla Herreria

HONOLULU ― Sometimes, the Aloha State is just too chill.

The islands of Hawaii are being hammered with extreme weather, causing the National Weather Service to issue a blizzard warning for the Big Island’s highest peaks early Wednesday morning.

Weather forecasters said heavy snow, ice, strong winds and low visibility are to be expected on Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, the islands’ highest summits which reach 13,796 feet and 13,680 feet respectively. Snowfall totals could amount to 6 to 10 inches, with wind gusts reaching up to 65 miles per hour, according …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green

      

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