Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Areas of morning frost. Cloud developing during the day. The chance of showers, mainly south of Hawker, during the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers until late afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Flinders Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||57||N 18||25|
||8||26||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 19||58||NE 30||22|
||8||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 16||64||N 15||38|
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.