Flinders District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move over the far west will extend to a line near Port Lincoln to Tarcoola late Sunday evening, reaching Broken Hill to Oodnadatta midday Monday and the northeast corner in the evening. A ridge of high pressure will develop over the Bight following the front on Monday and Tuesday, ahead of a cold front moving over the south on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Monday 27 March

Sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending southerly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 32.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection 10:20am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Hawker 23 29
Mostly sunny. Port Augusta 23 26
Wind easing. Mostly sunny. Orroroo 18 25

Tuesday 28 March

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeasterly early in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Wednesday 29 March

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Thursday 30 March

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

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

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