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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Lord Howe Island Forecast
Issued at 3:00 pm LHDT on Wednesday 6 December 2023
for the period until midnight LHDT Sunday 10 December 2023.

Warning Information
For latest warnings go to, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300 659
210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
A high pressure system in the Tasman Sea will dominate the weather over the
forecast period maintaining mostly stable conditions over the Island.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 6 December
Mostly clear.
Winds: NW below 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: S about 1 metres.

Forecast for Thursday 7 December
Mostly sunny.
Winds: NW below 10 knots becoming variable during the late morning.
Seas: Below a metre.
Swell: S/SW about 1 metre.
Precis: Mostly sunny.                 Min 20    Max 25    
Sun protection 8:00am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Forecast for Friday 8 December
Mostly sunny.
Winds: N/NE about 10 knots.
Seas: About 1 metres.
Swell: S/SW 1 to 1.5 metres.
Precis: Mostly sunny.                 Min 21    Max 25    

Forecast for Saturday 9 December
Mostly sunny.
Winds: N/NE 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: S/SW below 1 metre
Precis: Mostly sunny.                 Min 20    Max 25    

Forecast for Sunday 10 December
Partly cloudy.
Winds: NE about 10 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.                Min 20    Max 25    

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am LHDT Thursday.

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