Norfolk Island Forecast

IDN10008
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Norfolk Island Forecast
 
Issued at 3:00 pm EST Wednesday on 02 September 2015

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
 
Weather Situation
A low pressure system near New Zealand is moving further to the southeast,
bringing fresh southwest winds and the occasional shower to the area. A high
pressure system to the north of the Island extends a ridge southwards across the
western Tasman Sea. This will dominate the weather of the Island tomorrow. A
deep low pressure system is expected to develop off the NSW coast on Thursday,
moving east during the next few days, and affecting the weather of the region
over the weekend.
 
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of a brief shower or two. W winds 15/20
knots. Moderate seas on a moderate SW swell. 
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Lengthy sunny periods, with cloud increasing later in the day. W/NW winds 05/10
knots. Slight to smooth sea. Low to moderate SW swell, increasing during the
evening.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 15  Max: 20

UV Alert: hh:mm am to hh:mm pm, UV Index predicted to reach x [Category]
 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, tending to a few shower during the
afternoon. Slight chance of a thunderstorm. NW winds 20/30 knots, tending W/SW
later.
Precis: Rain.  Min: 15  Max: 21

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or two. SW winds 15/25 knots
easing to 10/15 knot in the afternoon.
Precis: Possible shower.  Min: 14  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Sunday
Mostly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. SW winds 10/15 knots, tending S'ly
15/25 knots.
Precis: A few showers.  Min: 13  Max: 19

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