Norfolk Island Forecast

IDN10008
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
New South Wales
 
Norfolk Island Forecast
 
Issued at 5:00 am EST Wednesday on 01 July 2015

 
Warning Summary at issue time
Nil.
 
Weather Situation
A high pressure system over the Great Australian Bight extends a ridge across to
Norfolk Island. This ridge will persist over the region until Thursday, when a
trough of low pressure approaches Norfolk Island from the southwest. Showers are
likely to increase and southwesterly change is expected on Friday as the trough
crosses the island.
 
Forecast for the rest of Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of shower. E winds 10/15 knots. Slight seas
on a long period S/SW swell.

Dangerous surf conditions in S/SW facing zones, hazardous for coastal activities
such as swimming, surfing and rock fishing.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Max: 19

UV Alert: 10:20 am to 1:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]
 
Forecast for  Thursday
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of shower. N/NE winds 10/15 knots.
Precis: Partly cloudy.  Min: 14  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Friday
Cloud increasing. High (70%) chance of showers. Chance of a thunderstorm. W/NW
winds 15/25 knots, ahead of a SW change later.
Precis: Shower or two.  Min: 15  Max: 19

 
Forecast for  Saturday
Cloud clearing. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning. S/SW winds 15/25
knots.
Precis: Shower or two clearing.  Min: 13  Max: 18

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