East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the north in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning N 20 to 30 km/h during the early afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W during the day.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||24||80%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 14||66||NW 21||55|
Flooding is underway in the town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide as the Gawler River rises.
Water levels are rising in the Gawler River, with significant flooding expected as it reaches its peak later tonight.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.