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 30 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
Settled conditions will persist at Lord Howe Island for the remainder of today
with a ridge of high pressure being the dominant feature over the central Tasman
Sea. This ridge will be displaced to the northeast as a frontal system
approaches from the southwest and crosses the island during Wednesday, bringing
strengthening northwest winds, showers and thunderstorms ahead of a gusty
southwesterly wind change. The southwesterly airstream in the wake of this
system will produce partly cloudy conditions for Thursday and Friday.
 
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday
Mostly sunny. N/NW winds 10/15 knots. Slight seas on a low S/SE swell.
 
Forecast for  Wednesday
Cloud increasing. A few showers developing in the afternoon. The chance of a
thunderstorm. NW winds 20/30 knots ahead of a cool and gusty SW wind change
25/30 knots late afternoon. Rough seas on moderate S swell.
Precis: A few showers developing. Windy.  Min: 16  Max: 21

UV Alert:  08:00 am to 02:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Partly cloudy. SW winds 15/25 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Friday
Partly cloudy. S/SW winds 15/20 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 20

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. N/NW winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 20

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