Mount Lofty Ranges District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Sunday 24 January 2021.

Weather Situation

A complex low pressure trough over the west of the State will move eastwards across the State during Sunday and Monday, and then move to the east of the State early Tuesday. A tropical low pressure system over the Western Australia is expected to move eastwards to be over the west of the State early Monday, before moving eastwards over northern parts to be east of the State early on Tuesday. A high pressure system will develop well south of the Bight on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Monday 25 January

Humid. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening. Heavy falls possible in the north. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible heavy falls. Nuriootpa 27 33
Humid. Showers. Victor Harbor 19 28
Humid. Showers. Mount Barker 25 31
Humid. Showers. Parawa 20 26
Humid. Showers. Stirling 26 30
Humid. Showers. Strathalbyn 22 31

Tuesday 26 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Wednesday 27 January

Cloud clearing. Winds southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 28 January

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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