Eastern Eyre Peninsula District Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over the south of the State will persist through to the middle of the week. A very hot northerly airstream will develop later in the week ahead of a trough of low pressure and associated upper feature that will drag tropical moisture over the State as the trough moves across the west and south on Friday and the northeast on Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Wednesday 29 January

Very hot and sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Very hot and sunny. Whyalla 19 39
Very hot and sunny. Cleve 15 40
Very hot and sunny. Kimba 16 42

Thursday 30 January

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Friday 31 January

Humid. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers developing, tending to rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Saturday 1 February

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CDT Wednesday.

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