West Coast Weather

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West Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 31.

  • Friday Sunny. The chance of fog south of Streaky Bay in the early morning. Light winds becoming SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 31.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 31.

  • Sunday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

Issued Wed 05:55 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
23:30 CDT
SSE 9 11 9.5 4.9 6.6 73 2 0.0 1024.4
09:00 CDT
S 28   16.0 11.6 11.1 75 3 0 1026.1
15:00 CDT
W 17   24.7 10.6 21.7 41 10 0 1022.5
23:30 CDT
SSW 11 15 11.3 6.2 8.3 71 2 - 1024.7
23:30 CDT
SE 13 15 10.8 7.1 7.6 78 2 0.0 1024.9
09:00 CDT
SW 22   15.8 8.5 11.1 62 4 0 1031.4
23:30 CDT
WSW 11 13 10.5 5.3 7.3 70 2 - 1024.5
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