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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 10 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough will stall over central parts of the state during the rest of today before weakening. A high west of Tasmania extends a ridge over western and southern districts in the wake of the trough. Another trough will enter the southwest of the state during Sunday, and across eastern district during Monday or Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 43.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:20am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Birdsville 41
Sunny. Thargomindah 34

Sunday 11 December

Partly cloudy. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Monday 12 December

Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 41.

Tuesday 13 December

Sunny. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

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