Flinders District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:42 pm CST on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A vigorous cold front will move across western and central parts of the State on Thursday, then across eastern parts on Friday as a ridge of high pressure extends across the State from the west. A low pressure trough will move over the south of the State on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 19 September

Partly cloudy. Possible areas of raised dust in the late morning and afternoon. Winds northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h turning northerly 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible dust. Becoming windy. Hawker 11 32
Possible dust. Windy. Port Augusta 13 34
Possible dust. Windy. Orroroo 7 31

Friday 20 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Hawker, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. Winds northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending southwesterly in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Saturday 21 September

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning frost. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Sunday 22 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost on and east of the ranges. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CST Thursday.

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