Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EDT Monday on 02 March 2015

 
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 ridge lies over the southern Tasman Sea. This ridge will promote
generally fine conditions over Lord Howe Island for the first half of the week.
On Thursday, a cold front is forecast to cross Lord Howe Island late in the day,
bringing showers and gusty conditions to the island, before another ridge of
high pressure extends from the west on Friday.
 
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a late shower. S/SE winds 10/15 knots,
easing at night. Smooth seas on a low E'ly swell.
 
Forecast for  Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. SE winds 05/10 knots. Slight
seas on a low SW swell. Smooth seas on a low SW swell.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 22  Max: 26

UV Alert: 8:00 am to 3:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]
 
Forecast for  Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light and variable winds about
05 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 20  Max: 26

 
Forecast for  Thursday
Cloudy. High chance (70%) of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening.
W/NW winds 10/15 knots, freshening to 15/20 knots in the afternoon ahead of a
gusty S/SW change 25/30 knots in the evening.
Precis: Shower or two. Becoming windy.  Min: 22  Max: 27

 
Forecast for  Friday
Early cloud clearing to a mostly sunny day. S/SW winds 20/25 knots at first,
easing to about 10 knots by the afternoon.
Precis: Wind easing. Mostly sunny.  Min: 21  Max: 26

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