West Coast District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:39 pm CDT on Tuesday 21 November 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the Tasman Sea will continue to move slowly eastwards, reaching New Zealand later Wednesday. A trough of low pressure over the far west of the State will also move only slowly eastwards during the next few days reaching the eastern border on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower and a possible thunderstorm, all east of about Fowlers Bay. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Wednesday 22 November

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers east of Ceduna, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible east of Ceduna. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Ceduna 16 22
Showers. Possible storm and heavy falls. Wudinna 22 27
Showers increasing. Elliston 20 23
Shower or two. Nullarbor 15 21

Thursday 23 November

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Streaky Bay, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Heavy falls possible east of Ceduna. Winds northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Friday 24 November

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 25 November

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

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

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