Mount Lofty Ranges District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am CDT on Friday 19 January 2018.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure over the Nullarbor Plain will move over southern and far western parts of the State today then remain near stationary over the north during the weekend then move northeastwards on Monday morning. A high pressure system will become established south of the Bight on Monday evening.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Very hot and sunny. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h shifting south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

Fire Danger - Extreme

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Very hot and sunny. Nuriootpa 42
Sunny. Victor Harbor 36
Very hot. Wind easing. Mount Barker 40
Sunny. Parawa 32
Very hot and sunny. Stirling 39
Very hot and sunny. Strathalbyn 41

Saturday 20 January

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending east to southeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 35.

Sunday 21 January

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

Monday 22 January

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm CDT Friday.

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