Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon then turning S 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 28.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||25||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 22||54||SW 26||27|
||14||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 27||50||SW 38||39|
||10||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 26||56||WSW 32||43|
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