Kangaroo Island District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move over the far west will extend to a line near Port Lincoln to Tarcoola late Sunday evening, reaching Broken Hill to Oodnadatta midday Monday and the northeast corner in the evening. A ridge of high pressure will develop over the Bight following the front on Monday and Tuesday, ahead of a cold front moving over the south on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds northeasterly 30 to 40 km/h tending northerly 30 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

Monday 27 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the early morning. Winds northerly 25 to 40 km/h shifting southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 10:30am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible morning shower. Kingscote 18 21
Possible morning shower. Parndana 15 24

Tuesday 28 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 29 March

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 30 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southerly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

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

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