Lord Howe Island Forecast

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EST Wednesday on 23 April 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
A high pressure system over the eastern Tasman Sea is slowly moving east while a
trough of low pressure approaches from the west on Thursday. This trough is
forecast to stay in the region during Friday then weaken before the next front
crosses Lord Howe Island on Sunday with southerly wind change. Showery
conditions are expected over the coming days due to the instability associated
with these troughs.
 
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Partly cloudy. A shower or two, more likely in the evening or at night. N/NW
winds 10/15 knots. Slight seas on a low SE/SW swell.
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Partly cloudy. A few showers. N/NW winds 10/15 knots. Slight seas on a low E/SE
swell.
Precis: A few showers.  Min: 19  Max: 24

UV Alert: 09:10 am to 01:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy. A few showers. NW winds 10/15 knots at first, turning E/SE during the
day.
Precis: A few showers.  Min: 20  Max: 25

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Cloudy. A shower or two. E/NE winds 10/15 knots early, tending N'ly during the
morning.
Precis: Shower or two.  Min: 18  Max: 23

 
Forecast for  Sunday
Cloudy. A few showers. W/NW winds 10/15 knots at first, turning S/SW during the
day, then increasing to 20/25 knots later.
Precis: A few showers. Becoming windy.  Min: 18  Max: 24

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