Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Lord Howe Island Forecast
Issued at 3:00 pm LHDT on Thursday 6 October 2022
for the period until midnight LHDT Monday 10 October 2022.

Warning Information
Nil.
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210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts.

Weather Situation
Generally settled conditions will continue for the next few days as a ridge to
the east slowly moves further eastward. Winds will increase on Sunday as a cold
front approaches, crossing the island into Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 6 October
Mostly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower.
Winds: E 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: S/SE 2 to 2.5 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.

Forecast for Friday 7 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening.
Winds: E/NE 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
1st Swell: S/SE 2 to 2.5 metres, abating to 1.5 to 2 metres in the evening.
2nd Swell: E/SE below 1 metre.
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 20    
Sun protection 8:50am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

Forecast for Saturday 8 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower.
Winds: NE 15 to 20 knots, possibly reaching up to 25 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, reaching up to 2.5 metres in the late evening.
Swell: S/SE 1 to 1.5 metres.
Precis: Partly cloudy.                Min 16    Max 21    

Forecast for Sunday 9 October
Mostly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of a late shower or two.
Winds: N/NE 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: S/SE 0.5 to 1 metre.
Precis: Late shower or two. Windy.    Min 17    Max 22    

Forecast for Monday 10 October
Mostly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning.
Winds: N 15 to 20 knots tending S 10 to 15 knots during the morning and SE later.
Precis: Showers.                      Min 16    Max 20    

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

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