North East Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Wednesday 28 June 2017.

Weather Situation

An upper level disturbance will move slowly east over the State during the week and will produce areas of rain in the north which will contract to the northeast during Wednesday then clear early Thursday morning. A cold front will pass over the south of the State today, then another front will move over southern coasts during Thursday afternoon. A high pressure system south of Western Australia will move eastwards over the south of South Australia late in the week. A cold front will move over the west on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the far northeast. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Thursday 29 June

Mostly sunny. Patchy fog and light frost south of Yunta in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower south of Yunta. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Sun protection 11:30am to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Leigh Creek 5 15
Partly cloudy. Marree 5 17
Possible afternoon shower. Moomba 8 17
Sunny. Oodnadatta 5 17
Frost. Possible early shower. Yunta 2 14

Friday 30 June

Sunny. Areas of morning frost east of Leigh Creek. Patchy morning fog south of Yunta. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Saturday 1 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost east of Leigh Creek. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Sunday 2 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost east of Leigh Creek. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 5 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

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

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