Eastern Eyre Peninsula District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:39 pm CDT on Tuesday 21 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the Tasman Sea will continue to move slowly eastwards, reaching New Zealand later Wednesday. A trough of low pressure over the far west of the State will also move only slowly eastwards during the next few days reaching the eastern border on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the west until early this evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Wednesday 22 November

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers and possible thunderstorms developing from the west during the morning, reaching eastern parts around midday. Heavy falls possible in the west and south during the afternoon or evening. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending north to northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Fire Danger - Severe

Sun protection 9:00am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers developing. Whyalla 23 34
Showers. Possible storm and heavy falls later. Cleve 25 28
Showers. Possible storm and heavy falls. Kimba 22 28

Thursday 23 November

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Friday 24 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the morning. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 25 November

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

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

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