Kangaroo Island District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Saturday 15 December 2018.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over southern New South Wales will move southwestwards to be centred near the Lower South East coast late evening, and then near Tasmania on Sunday, and over the southern Tasman sea on Monday. Another low and associated trough will develop in the far west of the State late Monday or early Tuesday, and then move eastwards, with this low reaching the eastern States later Wednesday, followed by a ridge of high pressure developing to the south of the Bight.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southwesterly in the late evening.

Sunday 16 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:50am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning shower or two. Kingscote 14 22
Morning shower or two. Parndana 12 22

Monday 17 December

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending easterly 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 18 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 19 December

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting southerly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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