Lower Eyre Peninsula District Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over the south of the State will persist through to the middle of the week. A very hot northerly airstream will develop later in the week ahead of a trough of low pressure and associated upper feature that will drag tropical moisture over the State as the trough moves across the west and south on Friday and the northeast on Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Wednesday 29 January

Very hot and sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 42.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Port Lincoln 16 33
Sunny. Coffin Bay 15 34
Very hot and sunny. Cummins 13 42

Thursday 30 January

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Friday 31 January

Humid. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers developing. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before turning northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Saturday 1 February

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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