South Australia Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm CDT on Friday 27 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred southwest of Kangaroo Island will move eastwards to be centred over the southeast of South Australia early Saturday then over eastern Victoria by Saturday evening. A ridge of high pressure will remain over South Australia during the next few days. An upper level trough will move over the west of the State on Saturday then move eastwards and weaken on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

The slight chance of showers about southern coasts and also in the far west of the North West Pastoral district. A cool evening with light to moderate southwest to southeasterly winds, tending fresh southeasterly about the west coast.

Saturday 28 March

Possible early fog patches about the agricultural area. A slight chance of drizzle about southern coasts, clearing early afternoon. A slight chance of showers west of about Ceduna. Cool to mild in the south grading to mild to warm in the north. Light southeast to northeasterly winds, turning light to moderate north to northwesterly in the south and west during the day.

Sunday 29 March

Fine and partly cloudy. Mild to warm in the south grading to warm to hot in the north and west. Mainly light winds tending moderate northwesterly about the Lower South East coast.

Monday 30 March

Possible early fog patches about the southern agricultural area. A slight chance of morning showers near the Lower South East coast. Mild to warm in the south, grading to warm to hot in the north and west. Mainly light winds.

Tuesday 31 March

Fine. High cloud in the west and south. Mild to warm in the southeast grading to warm to hot elsewhere. Light to moderate southeast to northeast winds increasing to moderate northerly in the west. Cumulative rainfall totals until midnight Tuesday are expected to be less than 2 mm.

Wednesday until Friday

Slight chance of showers developing in the west and south. Medium chance of showers about Kangaroo Island, Fleurieu Peninsula and the South East on Wednesday.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:30 am CDT Saturday.

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