North East Pastoral District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Tuesday 19 March 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred to the south of New Zealand will continue to extend a ridge over waters to the south of SA until late this week. A trough will deepen near the eastern border on Friday and drift east ahead of a vigorous front which is likely to cross the south of the state late on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Wednesday 20 March

Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Leigh Creek 19 37
Sunny. Marree 22 39
Sunny. Moomba 21 39
Sunny. Oodnadatta 23 39
Sunny. Yunta 16 35

Thursday 21 March

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 22 March

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Saturday 23 March

Very hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

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

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