NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Coober Pedy, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 27.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog in the far south. Medium (40%) chance of rain south of Woomera in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain south of Woomera, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain south of Coober Pedy in the morning. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Frost then sunny
||5||17||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 9||64||S 10||35|
||4||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 17||73||ESE 16||35|
||4||16||10%||< 1mm||Slight||E 20||70||E 20||31|
||8||14||20%||-||Nil||WSW 7||65||SW 11||49|
|Frost then sunny
||1||17||20%||< 1mm||High||SSE 8||80||S 12||32|
||2||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 5||83||S 11||36|
||3||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 10||76||SW 15||32|
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The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.
Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.