Kangaroo Island District Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:40 am CDT on Saturday 20 December 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred to the west of Kangaroo Island will move east during Saturday as a broad trough of low pressure develops over western parts of the State. The trough will move across the State on Sunday and Monday as a strong high pressure system develops to the southwest of WA.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Kingscote 21
Sunny. Parndana 25

Sunday 21 December

Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Monday 22 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 23 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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