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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Norfolk Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EST Monday on 03 August 2020

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
 
Weather Situation
A complex low pressure system to the southeast of the island is weakening and
moving away to the east while a ridge of high pressure lies over the western
Tasman Sea. This ridge will move east over the coming days, bringing a return to
settled conditions for the first half of the week. 
 
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. S/SE winds 10 to 15 knots.

Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell1: Southeasterly 2.5 to 3 metres. 
Swell2: South to southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres
 
Forecast for  Tuesday
Partly cloudy. S/SE winds about 10 knots..

Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell1: Southeasterly 2 to 3 metres.
Swell2: South to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 18

UV Alert: Sun protection  9:40am to  2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach  4
[Moderate]
 
Forecast for  Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. E/NE winds about 10 knots.

Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell 1: Southeasterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Swell 2: South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.

Surf conditions may be more powerful than they appear and are expected to be
hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Thursday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of a shower. W/NW winds 10 to 15 knots 
shiting SW'ly in the afternoon.
Precis: Shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Friday
Mostly sunny. S/SE winds about 10 knots.

Precis: Mostly sunny.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
The next routine forecast will be issued at  5:00 am EST Tuesday