North East Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:41 pm CST on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A vigorous cold front will move across western and central parts of the State on Thursday, then across eastern parts on Friday as a ridge of high pressure extends across the State from the west. A low pressure trough will move over the south of the State on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Thursday 19 September

Sunny. Areas of raised dust south of Leigh Creek in the late morning and afternoon. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Sun protection 9:00am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible dust. Windy. Leigh Creek 12 33
Mostly sunny. Marree 10 35
Sunny. Moomba 11 34
Morning dust. Wind easing. Oodnadatta 15 38
Possible dust. Windy. Yunta 8 31

Friday 20 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers south of Yunta, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Areas of raised dust east of Leigh Creek in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 30 to 45 km/h shifting south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 36.

Saturday 21 September

Mostly sunny. Areas of raised dust in the far northeast in the early morning. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning southerly during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 23.

Sunday 22 September

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost south of Yunta. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

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

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