Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EST Tuesday on 02 September 2014

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
For the latest warning information please check the Bureau's web site
www.bom.gov.au/weather/nsw
 
Weather Situation
Rain will affect Lord Howe Island overnight as a trough and associated low
pressure system passes the region. The low will move slowly east across the
central Tasman sea during Wednesday and Thursday, bringing some showers and
windy conditions to the island. By Saturday a ridge of high pressure will begin
to extend across the central Tasman Sea and conditions will accordingly become
more settled at the island.
 
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Cloudy. Rain periods and the chance of a thunderstorm. NW winds 10/15 knots,
increasing to 15/20 knots with gusts to 25 knots at times by this evening.
Slight to moderate seas. A low E/SE swell.
 
Forecast for  Wednesday
Cloudy. Showers. W/NW winds 20/25 knots tending SW 20/30 knots in the afternoon.
Moderate to heavy seas on a moderate W/SW swell.

Dangerous Surf Conditions developing later in the day, hazardous for activities
such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Precis: Showers. Windy.  Min: 14  Max: 19

UV Alert: 9:00 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Cloudy. A few showers. SW winds 25/35 knots.
Precis: Few showers. Windy.  Min: 14  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy periods. A few showers. S/SE winds 15/20 knots.
Precis: Few showers.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. The chance of a shower. SE winds 10/20 knots.
Precis: Chance shower.  Min: 15  Max: 19

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