Lord Howe Island Forecast

IDN10033
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Lord Howe Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EST Thursday on 29 September 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 deep low and an associated trough/frontal system, moving from the west is
expected to bring strengthening northerly winds and rain periods to Lord Howe
Island late tonight. Wet and windy weather will persist over the Island on
Friday, but rain will tend to isolated showers and north to northwesterly winds
will turn westerly by the evening. Winds will ease over the weekend, gradually
turning northwesterly, with showers clearing, as the trough/frontal system moves
further east and a ridge of high pressure begins to form over the region.


 
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Cloud increasing. Very high (90%) chance of rain in evening. Light and variable
winds tending N/NW 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Moderate seas on a low to
moderate S swell.
 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. N/NW
winds 25/30 knots, tending W later.  Moderate seas on a low to moderate W/NW
swell.
Precis: Windy, Rain. Possible storm.  Min: 17  Max: 22 

UV Alert: Sun protection  8:40am to  3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach  8
[Very High]
 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. W/NW winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: Possible shower.  Min: 17  Max: 22

 
Forecast for  Sunday
Partly cloudy. W/NW winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 17  Max: 22

 
Forecast for  Monday
Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. N/NW winds 05/15 knots.
Precis: Shower or two.  Min: 17  Max: 22

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