Eastern Eyre Peninsula District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am CDT on Wednesday 23 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A slow moving trough of low pressure will be near the western border until early Thursday then a vigorous cold front will move across the west during Thursday to reach central and southeastern parts in the evening. A colder, fresh to strong and gusty southwesterly airstream will follow the front and will persist on Friday, but will ease in the west as a ridge of high pressure develops over the Bight. Conditions will ease further on Saturday as a high pressure system develops to the west of the Bight. This high will move southeastwards during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Whyalla 35
Sunny. Cleve 35
Sunny. Kimba 35

Thursday 24 October

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Areas of raised dust from the late morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 25 October

Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 25 to 30 km/h turning westerly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

Saturday 26 October

Partly cloudy. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm CDT Wednesday.

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