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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Norfolk Island Forecast
Issued at 4:00 pm NFDT on Thursday 21 October 2021
for the period until midnight NFDT Monday 25 October 2021.

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 shallow low will form close to the island overnight tonight, possibly
bringing some heavy rain. This system will clear the island on Friday and fine
conditions will return for the weekend and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 21 October
Cloudy. High (100%) chance of showers, tending to rain at times and possibly
becoming heavy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Winds: N/NE about 10 knots tending E/NE 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas: About 1 metre.
1st Swell: S 1 to 1.5 metres.
2nd Swell: E about 1 metre.

Forecast for Friday 22 October
Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, clearing in the afternoon or
evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Winds: E/NE 10 to 15 knots easing to variable 5 to 10 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell: E/NE 1 to 2 metres.
2nd Swell: S/SW 1 to 1.5 metres.
Precis: Showers clearing.             Min 17    Max 22    
Sun protection 7:50am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Forecast for Saturday 23 October
Cloud clearing. Slight (30%) chance of a morning shower.
Winds: S/SW 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell: E/NE 1 to 2 metres.
2nd Swell: SW about a metre.
Precis: Becoming sunny.               Min 17    Max 22    

Forecast for Sunday 24 October
Mostly sunny.
Winds: S/SE 10 to 15 knots tending E/SE later.
Seas: ##
1st Swell: E about a metre.
2nd Swell: S/SE less than a metre.
Precis: Mostly sunny                  Min 16    Max 21    

Forecast for Monday 25 October
Mostly sunny.
Winds: SE 10 to 15 knots.
Precis: Sunny.                        Min 16    Max 22    

The next routine forecast will be issued at 6:00 am NFDT Friday.

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