Eucla District

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

Weather Situation

A deep trough lies inland from the west coast with an embedded low pressure system over the Central Wheat Belt. This low and trough will move eastwards over southern parts of the State during Sunday and reach South Australia late on Monday. A ridge of high pressure will develop over southern parts of the State from late Monday and strengthen further on Tuesday. A trough begins developing down the west coast on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast east of Eyre, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 35 to 45 km/h.

Monday 17 December

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h turning south to southwesterly in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 45.

Fire Danger - Eucla: Catastrophic

Sun protection 7:10am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower or storm. Eucla 18 37

Tuesday 18 December

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the South Australian border in the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then tending south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 34.

Wednesday 19 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast east of Eyre in the morning. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Thursday 20 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast east of Eyre, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Monday.

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