Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EDT Friday on 24 March 2017

 
Warning Summary at issue time
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www.bom.gov.au/weather/nsw
 
Weather Situation
A trough of low pressure lies in the eastern Tasman while a high pressure system
builds in the west. This is causing a mostly southerly airstream over Lord Howe
Island, with the occasional passing shower forecast. As the high moves slowly
eastwards and strengthens, conditions will settle further into the new week.

 
Forecast for the rest of Friday
Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of a shower. SW winds 15/20 knots. Slight to
moderate seas on a moderate, long-period S swell.

Dangerous conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as
swimming, surfing and rock-fishing.


 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. SW winds 15/20 knots. Slight to
moderate seas on a moderate S swell, easing to low in the afternoon.

Dangerous conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as
swimming, surfing and rock-fishing, easing during the afternoon.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 20  Max: 24

UV Alert: Sun protection  9:20am to  3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach  9
[Very High]
 
Forecast for  Sunday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower. S winds 05/10 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 20  Max: 24

 
Forecast for  Monday
Mostly sunny. S winds around 10 knots.
Precis: Mostly sunny.  Min: 20  Max: 24

 
Forecast for  Tuesday
Mostly sunny.S/SE winds around 10 knots.
Precis: Mostly sunny.  Min: 20  Max: 24

 
The next routine forecast will be issued at  5:00 am EDT Saturday