Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week.
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Last Update: 908 AM HST Fri Oct 20 2017

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Honolulu, HI Local Forecast Office

16NM WSW Honaunau HI

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY

Synopsis: PHZ100-210815- 908 AM HST Fri Oct 20 2017 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... A strong high north of the islands will move rapidly east and weaken Saturday and Sunday. A front will move over the area from the northwest Monday night. $$

Rest Of Today
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the big island...east to 25 knots near south point. Wind waves 9 feet. Isolated showers late in the morning. Haze through the day.
Tonight
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the big island...northeast 20 knots near south point. Wind waves 9 feet. Haze through the night. Isolated showers through the night.
Saturday
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the big island...east 10 knots near south point. Wind waves 8 feet. Haze. Isolated showers.
Saturday Night
Winds variable less than 10 knots west of the big island...east 15 knots near south point. Wind waves 7 feet. Haze. Isolated showers.
Sunday
West of the big island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming northwest 10 knots in the afternoon. Near south point, east winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet in the afternoon. Swell south 3 feet. Haze through the day. Isolated showers in the morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
West of the big island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming north 10 knots after midnight. Near south point, east winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Mixed swell northwest 4 feet and south 3 feet. Haze through the night. Scattered showers in the evening. Showers likely after midnight.
Monday
West of the big island, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming northeast 10 knots in the evening, then veering south after midnight. Near south point, southeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Mixed swell northwest 4 feet and south 3 to 4 feet. Haze. Showers likely.
Tuesday
West of the big island, southwest winds 15 knots becoming variable less than 10 knots. Near kawaihae, winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the evening, then becoming variable less than 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 feet. Northwest swell 4 to 6 feet. Haze. Scattered showers.
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Last Update: 908 AM HST Fri Oct 20 2017
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