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NW Pastoral Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower east of Coober Pedy during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NE in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 34.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers south of Coober Pedy, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Coober Pedy in the morning. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower south of Woomera. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Issued Mon 19:10 EST

NW 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
16 27 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 28 20% < 1mm Nil SW 25 68 SW 21 36
Sunny
13 30 10% < 1mm Nil S 16 64 SSE 10 33
Possible shower
18 26 70% - Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 26 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 66 WSW 18 41
Mostly sunny
13 25 30% < 1mm Nil SW 17 74 SW 19 46
Mostly sunny
14 25 30% < 1mm Nil SW 20 72 WSW 21 45
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