Lower Eyre Peninsula Weather
Lower Eyre Peninsula Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible hail later tonight. Winds N/NE 30 to 45 km/h turning W/NW 35 to 55 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming NW 40 to 60 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible hail in the morning. Winds SW 45 to 65 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Lower Eyre Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||24||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 28||68||NNW 30||48|
||5||24||40%||< 1mm||Slight||N 27||67||N 31||47|
Wind gusts of 83 kilometres per hour have slammed Port Augusta at the top of the Eyre Peninsula, as South Australia battens down for severe weather.
Wild weather described as a "cyclone" is expected to hit South Australia this afternoon, with flood watches in place across the state.
Major flooding will continue to affect parts of central western New South Wales well into October as inundated catchments struggle to cope with record-breaking rainfall.