Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
for Intense Rainfall And Damaging Winds
for Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island and parts of West Coast, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts.
Issued at 12:30 pm Sunday, 23 January 2022.
Severe thunderstorms, some of which have INTENSE rainfall, are continuing over north and central areas of the State.
A very humid and unstable northerly airmass, ahead of a trough of low pressure over the Eyre Peninsula and the North West Pastoral district is leading to the development of severe thunderstorms.
INTENSE RAINFALL and DAMAGING WINDS for the following areas:
West Coast, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy to INTENSE rainfall that may lead to dangerous and life-threatening flash flooding and damaging winds over the next several hours in parts of the Yorke Peninsula district. Locations which may be affected include Maitland, Kadina and Ardrossan.
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and damaging wind gust in excess of 90km/h over the next several hours in the Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island and parts of the West Coast, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts. Locations which may be affected include Port Lincoln, Whyalla, Maitland, Kingscote, Moomba and Cleve.
Parts of Yorke Peninsula have reported around 20-30mm per hour this morning.
Kadina recorded 32mm in the hour up to 11:15am and 47mm since 9am.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Secure or put away loose items around your property.
* Move cars under cover or away from trees.
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Stay indoors, away from windows, while storms are nearby.
The next warning is due to be issued by 3:30 pm.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 210. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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7 day forecast
Cape Willoughby 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 20s.
Forecast for Cape Willoughby (35.8433°S, 138.1314°E, 55m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 18° 19° 19° 19° 19° 18° 17° Maximum 24° 25° 26° 26° 25° 24° 21° Chance of rain 90% 70% 30% 70% 30% 50% 40% Likely amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 22
Wind direction E ENE ENE ENE ENE NNW N S SW WSW SW SSW SSE SSE Relative humidity 88% 89% 84% 81% 86% 82% 88% 84% 88% 82% 84% 79% 79% 76% Dew point 18°C 20°C 18°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 17°C 20°C 15°C 17°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Cape Willoughby (35.8433°S, 138.1314°E, 55m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 5:56am CDT 6:25am CDT 8:33pm CDT 9:02pm CDT 11:44pm CDT 11:10am CDT Waning gibbous Last quarter Jan 26 New moon Feb 01 First quarter Feb 09 Full moon Feb 17
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 24 1 Monday Monday 25 2 Tuesday Tuesday 26 3 Wednesday Wednesday 26 4 Thursday Thursday 25 5 Friday Friday 24 6 Saturday Saturday 21 7 Saturday Saturday 21
Rain for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 20 1 Monday Monday 5 2 Tuesday Tuesday 0 3 Wednesday Wednesday 10 4 Thursday Thursday 0 5 Friday Friday 0 6 Saturday Saturday 0 7 Saturday Saturday 0