North West Pastoral District Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:40 am CDT on Saturday 16 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A deep low pressure system is centred near Tasmania and will move off further to the southeast during the weekend while a high pressure system moves slowly eastwards over the Bight. A trough of low pressure will develop over the far west on Tuesday and extend across the west on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 32.

Sun protection 9:40am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Coober Pedy 26
Sunny. Roxby Downs 25
Sunny. Woomera 23
Sunny. Pukatja/Ernabella 29
Sunny. Marla 29
Mostly sunny. Oak Valley 30
Sunny. Tarcoola 26

Sunday 17 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coober Pedy in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 36.

Monday 18 October

Mostly sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Tuesday 19 October

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm CDT Saturday.

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