West Coast District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Thursday 1 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of Kangaroo Island will continue to move slowly eastwards to be centred over the Tasman Sea on Friday. A northerly airstream will become established over the State during the weekend ahead of a low pressure trough moving into the far west of the State late Saturday then move across the south of the state on Sunday and remaining parts early in the week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 2 December

Sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Ceduna 16 34
Sunny. Wudinna 13 36
Sunny. Elliston 15 30
Sunny. Nullarbor 14 37

Saturday 3 December

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Sunday 4 December

Partly cloudy. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 42.

Monday 5 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower west of Nullarbor. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 35.

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

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