Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 5:00 am EST Sunday on 24 July 2016

 
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
Mostly dry conditions should prevail at Lord Howe Island today under the
influence of a ridge of high pressure over the western Tasman Sea. A cold front,
currently over South Australia, is expected to bring increased likelihood of
showers to the island on Monday. The occasional shower is then expected to
continue affecting the island during Tuesday and Wednesday in the predominantly
westerly airstream in the front's wake.
 
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. W/SW winds 15/25 knots early in
the morning, easing to 10/15 knots by late morning.
Moderate seas, abating during the morning.
Low to moderate SW swell, increasing to heavy in the afternoon.

Dangerous surf conditions developing in the afternoon, hazardous for coastal
activities such as swimming, surfing and rock fishing.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Max: 19

UV Alert: Sun protection 10:20am to  1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach  4
[Moderate].
 
Forecast for  Monday
Mostly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers.  W/NW winds 10/15 knots. Slight
seas on a moderate, long period SW swell.

Dangerous surf conditions hazardous for coastal activities such as swimming,
surfing and rock fishing.
Precis: A shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. NW/SW winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: A shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 20

 
Forecast for  Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. SW/NW winds 10/20 knots.
Precis: Chance of a shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 20

 
The next routine forecast will be issued at  3:00 pm EST Sunday