[Video courtesy Canada France Hawaii Telescope]
MAUNA KEA, Hawaii: A winter weather advisory was in effect from Tuesday afternoon for Big island summits…
As you can see from these summit webcams, the passing wintry weather left a dusting of snow around the observatories during the daylight hours…’
According to the Mauna Kea Observatory Forecast… Fog, ice, clouds and flurries were expected to plague the summit through the night; there was also the possibility for convection and periods of heavy snow.
The same is expected Thursday, Friday and into the weekend. Forecasters say extensive cloud cover and overcast skies are likely through the next 5 nights