West Coast District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Friday 17 August 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge lies over the north of the State. A cold front moving across the south this evening will move away to the east early Saturday morning. A high pressure system will move over the Bight late Saturday and is then expected to move slowly northeastwards early next week. Another cold front will move across from the west mid to late next week.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers developing south of Streaky Bay later this evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Saturday 18 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay in the early morning. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Sun protection 10:30am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Ceduna 7 16
Partly cloudy. Wudinna 7 15
Shower or two. Wind easing. Elliston 9 15
Partly cloudy. Nullarbor 6 17

Sunday 19 August

Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost east of Ceduna. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Monday 20 August

Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

Tuesday 21 August

Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending northeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 27.

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

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