Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
for Heavy Rainfall
for Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula and parts of North West Pastoral districts.
Issued at 3:31 pm Sunday, 23 January 2022.
Severe thunderstorms are continuing over Eyre Peninsula and the south of the Northwest Pastoral.
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.
HEAVY RAINFALL for the following areas:
Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula and North West Pastoral
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Port Lincoln, Whyalla, Cleve, Woomera, Tumby Bay and Kimba.
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the West Coast, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island and North East Pastoral districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED, however severe thunderstorms may redevelop later today and the situation is being monitored.
Kadina recorded 83 mm in the 4 hours from 9 am to 1 pm, the wettest day on record.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* 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 6:35 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.
Whyalla (33.0348°S, 137.5855°E, 18m AMSL) Whyalla,SA set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Whyalla 7 day forecast
Today: Humid. Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds. Possible heavy falls with thunderstorms. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Forecast for Whyalla (33.0348°S, 137.5855°E, 18m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 21° 21° 21° 20° 20° 18° 18° Maximum 26° 28° 27° 29° 27° 25° 25° Chance of rain 90% 80% 50% 60% 20% 10% 30% Likely amount 5-10mm 5-10mm < 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 18
Wind direction NNE NE NNE NE SW S S ESE WSW S SSW S S S Relative humidity 87% 78% 82% 70% 86% 75% 85% 67% 83% 72% 81% 70% 77% 62% Dew point 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 18°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Whyalla (33.0348°S, 137.5855°E, 18m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:06am CDT 6:34am CDT 8:29pm CDT 8:57pm CDT 11:47pm CDT 11:13am CDT Waning gibbous Last quarter Jan 26 New moon Feb 01 First quarter Feb 09 Full moon Feb 17
- Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall) for Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula and parts of North West Pastoral districts
- Flood Watch For Mid North, Flinders Ranges, West Coast, Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula & North West & North East Pastoral Districts
- Cancelled Severe Weather Warning E Eyre, Yorke Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Kangaroo Island, North West Pastoral & NE Pastoral districts
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 26 1 Monday Monday 28 2 Tuesday Tuesday 27 3 Wednesday Wednesday 29 4 Thursday Thursday 27 5 Friday Friday 25 6 Saturday Saturday 25 7 Saturday Saturday 25
Rain for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 10 1 Monday Monday 10 2 Tuesday Tuesday 0 3 Wednesday Wednesday 10 4 Thursday Thursday 0 5 Friday Friday 0 6 Saturday Saturday 0 7 Saturday Saturday 0