Lower Eyre Peninsula District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Sunday 16 December 2018.

Weather Situation

A low near Tasmania will move southeastwards to be over the southern Tasman Sea on Monday, with a weak high pressure ridge to follow over South Australia. 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. A strong high pressure system will develop south of the Bight late in the week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly in the evening.

Monday 17 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible early shower. Port Lincoln 13 24
Partly cloudy. Coffin Bay 14 26
Partly cloudy. Cummins 13 28

Tuesday 18 December

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Wednesday 19 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Thursday 20 December

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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