Kangaroo Island District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Tuesday 22 September 2020.

Weather Situation

A moderating west to southwesterly airstream will turn west to to northwesterly and freshen on Thursday, ahead of a low developing near the Lower South East coast Thursday night that is expected to move eastwards across Bass Strait on Friday. An associated cold front will extend a very cold and fresh to strong southwesterly change in the west and south later on Thursday and over the remainder on Friday morning. A high will move eastwards well south of the State on the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h.

Wednesday 23 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Kingscote 8 13
Shower or two. Parndana 7 13

Thursday 24 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible small hail in the evening. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

Friday 25 September

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible small hail. Winds southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 14.

Saturday 26 September

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower during the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southerly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 14.

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

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