North East Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Sunday 26 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front will move over the far west will extend to a line near Port Lincoln to Tarcoola late Sunday evening, reaching Broken Hill to Oodnadatta midday Monday and the northeast corner in the evening. A ridge of high pressure will develop over the Bight following the front on Monday and Tuesday, ahead of a cold front moving over the south on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Monday 27 March

Very hot and sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h, ahead of a fresh and gusty southwest to southerly change 25 to 40 km/h in the west early morning, extending eastwards reaching the far northeast late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 24 to 29 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 43.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection 10:10am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Wind easing. Sunny. Leigh Creek 26 32
Mostly sunny. Marree 27 35
Very hot. Sunny. Moomba 28 43
Mostly sunny. Oodnadatta 29 35
Sunny. Yunta 23 29

Tuesday 28 March

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 40.

Wednesday 29 March

Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 39.

Thursday 30 March

Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

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

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