Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 5:00 am EST Saturday on 28 May 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
A complex low pressure system lies over Tasman Sea while another low pressure
system with its associated front is located over NSW - VIC border. These systems
will move east as a high pressure system over the Bight slowly moves east.
Showery conditions with some chance of thunderstorms are forecast during the
weekend with fresh to strong westerly winds due to the presence of the complex
low and the passage of troughs associated with the low.
 
Forecast for the rest of Saturday
Cloudy periods. High (80%) chance of showers developing later in the evening or
at night with the chance of a thunderstorm. W'ly winds 25/33 knots at first,
gusting up to 40 knots in the morning, easing to 20/25 knots during the late
morning then tending NW later in the afternoon before turning W and increasing
to 25/33 knots again later at night. Rough seas. Heavy SW swell.

Dangerous surf conditions in SW facing surf zones, hazardous for coastal
activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Precis: Late showers developing. Very windy.  Max: 22

UV Alert: 10:10 am to 12:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]
 
Forecast for  Sunday
Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the
morning. W'ly winds 25/33 knots with gust reaching up to 40 knots at first,
tending SW and easing to 15/20 knots from the late morning. Rough to very rough
seas. Moderate to heavy SW swell, easing.

Dangerous surf conditions in SW facing surf zones in the morning, hazardous for
coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing, easing during the
day.


Precis: Showers. Very Windy.  Min: 15  Max: 21

 
Forecast for  Monday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. SW/S winds 15/20 knots. 
Precis: Possible shower.  Min: 17  Max: 21

 
Forecast for  Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. S winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: Possible shower.  Min: 16  Max: 21

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