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King Island Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W 40 to 55 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning with possible hail. Winds SW 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 35 to 45 km/h turning SW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 05:41 EST

King Island 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
08:20 EST
WNW 24 28 11.3 6.4 8.7 72 3 1.2 1024.0
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