Norfolk Island Forecast

IDN10008
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Norfolk Island Forecast
 
Issued at 5:00 am EST Thursday on 18 September 2014

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
 
Weather Situation
A weak low pressure trough in the vicinity of Norfolk Island is likely to
produce showers until this evening when the trough moves east. From Friday
onwards, a complex low pressure system in the southern Tasman Sea will move
towards New Zealand whilst a high over southeastern Australia extends a ridge
towards the northern Tasman Sea. These two systems will maintain a fresh
southwesterly airstream, with occasional passing showers for the remainder of
the week.
 
Forecast for the rest of Thursday
Mostly cloudy. A shower or two, clearing by the evening. N/NE winds about 10
knots, shifting W'ly 10/15 knots in the evening. Slight seas on a moderate S/SE
swell.
Precis: Shower or two.  Max: 20

UV Alert: 8:40 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High].
 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloudy morning with a shower or two. Mostly sunny afternoon. W/NW winds 10/15
knots, shifting SW in the early afternoon. Slight seas on a low to moderate SW
swell.
Precis: Morning shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Partly cloudy. The chance of a shower in the morning and again in the evening.
W/SW winds 15/20 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots in the afternoon.
Precis: Possible shower.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Sunday
Partly cloudy. A shower or two in the morning. SW winds 15/25 knots.
Precis: Morning shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 19

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