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Current Warnings
 

West Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost south of Streaky Bay in the early morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Mon 17:01 CST

West Coast Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
21:10 CST
S 7 11 13.4 10.4 13.2 82 1 0.0 1022.9
15:00 CST
SSW 22   16.2 8.6 16.2 61 4 0 1019.8
15:00 CST
SW 9   15.7 5.8 15.7 52 4 0 1018.8
21:10 CST
WNW 11 11 11.6 6.5 10.4 71 2 0.0 1022.8
21:10 CST
S 7 9 8.1 5.2 7.0 82 1 0.0 1024.0
09:00 CST
SW 13   13.9 9.2 12.9 73 2 1 1020.2
21:10 CST
S 13 13 - - - - - - -
21:10 CST
WSW 19 20 11.8 7.1 9.7 73 2 0.0 1022.3
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