Heatwave Warning

IDS21013

Heatwave Warning For South Australia

Issued at 02:25pm CDT on Saturday 24 February 2024

Valid for Saturday 24 February 2024 to Tuesday 27 February 2024

Severe Heatwave Warning for: North West Pastoral District

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Thursday 22nd February 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Friday 23rd February 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Saturday 24th February 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Sunday 25th February 2024

Safety Advice

  • Severe heatwaves can be dangerous for many people, especially older people, babies, children, pregnant and breastfeeding women, people with medical conditions and people who are unwell.
  • Seek a place to keep cool, such as your home, a library, community centre or shopping centre.
  • Close your windows and draw blinds, curtains or awnings early in the day to keep the heat out of your home.
  • If available, use fans or air-conditioners to keep cool.

For information on staying safe during a heatwave go to the South Australia SES web page.

Weather Situation

Heatwave conditions extending eastwards over the next few days. Conditions expected to east through southern parts mid next week. Maximum temperatures in the low to mid forties with overnight minimum temperatures in the low to high twenties.

The next heatwave warning will be issued by 3:00pm CDT on Sunday 25 February 2024