Kangaroo Island District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:08 pm CST on Wednesday 4 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge will extends across the north of the State. A cold front will move across western coasts later on Thursday then across southern coastal districts early Friday. A deep low is expected to develop south of the Bight later on Saturday, then move southeastwards to be west of Kangaroo Island Sunday morning and south of the Island in the evening. The low will extend a vigorous cold front to central parts of the State later on Sunday and across eastern districts Monday morning.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h.

Thursday 5 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning and in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h turning southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

UV Alert from 11:00 am to 1:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Kingscote 14 22
Partly cloudy. Parndana 12 21

Friday 6 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Saturday 7 May

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning northerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 8 May

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 30 to 45 km/h turning westerly 35 to 50 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

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

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