Norfolk Island Forecast

IDN10008
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Norfolk Island Forecast
 
Issued at 5:00 am EST Wednesday on 26 April 2017

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
 
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the eastern Tasman Sea will be slowly drifting
toward New Zealand while extending a ridge to the north, maintaining easterly
stream over Norfolk Island. From early Thursday, winds will turn northerly as a
low pressure trough approaches from the west. Rain is expected to develop over
the region from Friday as the trough moves closer to the Island. Then rain
should ease during early Saturday as the trough continues to move east.
 
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. E/SE winds about 10 knots
tending E/NE during the day. Slight seas on a moderate SE swell.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Max: 23

UV Alert: Sun protection  9:20am to  2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach  6
[High]
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. N/NE winds 15/20 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 19  Max: 25

 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain from the afternoon. NW winds 15/25 knots.
Precis: Rain developing.  Min: 19  Max: 25

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Cloudy. High (80%) chance of early rain, then shower or two. Early W/SW change
10/20 knots, tending S/SW later.
Precis: Morning rain.  Min: 18  Max: 23

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