Flinders District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:28 pm CDT on Wednesday 27 January 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system well southwest of the Tasmania will continue to move eastwards to be centred over the southern Tasman Sea late Thursday. A trough of low pressure will deepen near the southeastern border late Thursday. A new high will develop south of the Bight late Saturday, then move over the southern Tasman Sea on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Winds southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h turning easterly 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Thursday 28 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm west of the ranges at night. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:20am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Hawker 22 33
Partly cloudy. Port Augusta 22 36
Partly cloudy. Orroroo 19 33

Friday 29 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Saturday 30 January

Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Sunday 31 January

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending south to southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

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

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