North East Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Wednesday 10 August 2022.

Weather Situation

A cold front which moved over the west of SA Wednesday morning will move over remaining districts during the afternoon and evening. An associated cloud band will persist over the northeast during Thursday and Friday. A slow-moving low pressure system will move across the southeast of the State on Thursday and Friday. A high pressure ridge will move over the west later in the weekend then move slowly eastwards early next week.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, with gusty winds about the Gammon Ranges early this evening. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Thursday 11 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far northeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Sun protection 10:20am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Leigh Creek 8 19
Mostly sunny. Marree 9 21
Shower or two. Moomba 13 22
Mostly sunny. Oodnadatta 10 20
Sunny. Yunta 7 19

Friday 12 August

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers south of Leigh Creek, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

Saturday 13 August

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers south of Yunta, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Sunday 14 August

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Yunta, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of morning frost west of Leigh Creek. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

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

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