North West Pastoral District Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:40 am CDT on Monday 8 March 2021.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving trough of low pressure over the west is moving northeast across the State to be over the far northeast by tonight then becoming near stationary. A high pressure system southwest of Perth is expected to move east to be south of the Bight on Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Woomera late this afternoon and evening. Winds southeast to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:00am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Coober Pedy 32
Partly cloudy. Roxby Downs 33
Partly cloudy. Woomera 32
Sunny. Pukatja/Ernabella 30
Mostly sunny. Marla 32
Partly cloudy. Oak Valley 28
Becoming windy. Partly cloudy. Tarcoola 31

Tuesday 9 March

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Wednesday 10 March

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Thursday 11 March

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

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

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