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NE Pastoral Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny. Morning frost south of Moomba. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

  • Friday Sunny. Areas of fog and frost south of Leigh Creek in the morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

  • Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost south of Leigh Creek. Areas of morning fog south of Yunta. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

  • Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Gammon Ranges. Areas of morning fog south of Yunta. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 21.

Issued Wed 20:10 EST

NE Pastoral Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 16 56 S 8 32
Mostly sunny
3 20 5% < 1mm Slight SE 15 52 E 13 29
Sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 43 SE 20 27
Sunny
3 20 20% < 1mm Moderate SSE 11 48 SE 17 29
Mostly sunny
2 15 30% < 1mm Moderate SSE 4 85 SSE 10 51
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