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West Coast Forecast

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

  • Sunday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers west of Ceduna in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Ceduna in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 30 to 45 km/h tending NW/NE 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

  • Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Issued Thu 19:10 EST

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
07:30 CDT
ENE 9 9 14.4 11.0 14.0 80 2 0.0 1014.9
09:00 CDT
S 22   20.4 14.4 20.4 68 4 0 1014.5
15:00 CDT
SSW 9   28.1 9.7 27.0 32 13 0 1011.3
07:20 CDT
SE 11 13 13.8 9.0 13.0 73 2 0.0 1015.3
07:30 CDT
NNW 7 9 12.0 12.0 11.5 100 1 0.0 1015.4
09:00 CDT
S 11   17.4 15.9 17.4 91 1 1 1014.0
07:20 CDT
S 15 19 - - - - - - -
07:20 CDT
- 0 0 13.2 9.5 13.2 78 1 0.0 1014.9
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