North East Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Thursday 1 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of Kangaroo Island will continue to move slowly eastwards to be centred over the Tasman Sea on Friday. A northerly airstream will become established over the State during the weekend ahead of a low pressure trough moving into the far west of the State late Saturday then move across the south of the state on Sunday and remaining parts early in the week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

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

Friday 2 December

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall east of Leigh Creek in the late afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:50am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Leigh Creek 18 33
Mostly sunny. Marree 19 35
Mostly sunny. Moomba 20 35
Mostly sunny. Oodnadatta 19 36
Sunny. Yunta 12 30

Saturday 3 December

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall east of Leigh Creek in the late afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Sunday 4 December

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Monday 5 December

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

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

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