Leigh Creek Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:55 pm CDT on Sunday 22 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

North East Pastoral area

Very hot. Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Oodnadatta. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 18 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 42
Very hot. Possible late storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North East Pastoral area

Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Leigh Creek with thunderstorms and local heavy falls, medium (60%) chance elsewhere with the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting southwesterly in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 30 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Very hot. Possible late storm. Leigh Creek 25 42
Very hot and humid. Storm. Marree 26 43
Very hot and humid. Storm. Moomba 29 43
Storms. Possible heavy falls. Oodnadatta 30 43
Showers. Late storm likely. Yunta 21 40

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Humid. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North East Pastoral area

Humid. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Leigh Creek, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible north of Leigh Creek. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 30 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 22
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North East Pastoral area

Humid. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Leigh Creek. Heavy falls possible about the Gammon Ranges. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 29 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 21
Max 37
Possible morning shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

North East Pastoral area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Oodnadatta and Moomba. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 42.

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 24
Max 41
Very hot and mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Saturday 28 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 41
Very hot and sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Sunday 29 January

Summary
Min 24
Max 42
Very hot and sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDS10044 and IDS11054