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Mt Lofty Ranges Forecast
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IDS11041 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology South Australia Mount Lofty Ranges District Forecast Issued at 4:25 pm CST on Monday 26 September 2016 for the period until midnight CST Friday 30 September 2016. Warning Information For latest warnings go to www.bom.gov.au, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300-659-215* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A weak front will move over southern coasts on Tuesday with a ridge of high pressure over the north of the State. A vigorous front and intense low pressure system is expected to move across the State on Wednesday and Thursday. A high pressure system will move in from the west on Friday. Forecast for the rest of Monday 26 September Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the southern Fleurieu Peninsula, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Forecast for Tuesday 27 September Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17. Mount Barker Partly cloudy. Min 5 Max 16 Nuriootpa Partly cloudy. Min 3 Max 15 Parawa Partly cloudy. Min 7 Max 13 Stirling Partly cloudy. Min 5 Max 14 Strathalbyn Partly cloudy. Min 5 Max 17 Victor Harbor Partly cloudy. Min 6 Max 17 Sun protection 9:10am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High] Forecast for Wednesday 28 September Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then shifting westerly 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19. Mount Barker Rain developing. Min 6 Max 18 Nuriootpa Rain developing. Min 5 Max 17 Parawa Rain developing. Min 8 Max 16 Stirling Rain developing. Min 6 Max 16 Strathalbyn Rain developing. Min 7 Max 19 Victor Harbor Rain developing. Min 7 Max 19 Forecast for Thursday 29 September Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Heavy falls possible. Winds westerly 35 to 55 km/h turning southwesterly during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13. Mount Barker Showers. Windy. Min 5 Max 11 Nuriootpa Showers. Windy. Min 4 Max 10 Parawa Showers. Windy. Min 6 Max 11 Stirling Showers. Windy. Min 5 Max 9 Strathalbyn Showers. Windy. Min 6 Max 12 Victor Harbor Showers. Windy. Min 6 Max 14 Forecast for Friday 30 September Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then becoming west to southwesterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15. Mount Barker Possible morning shower. Min 7 Max 14 Nuriootpa Possible morning shower. Min 6 Max 13 Parawa Possible shower. Wind easing. Min 7 Max 12 Stirling Possible morning shower. Min 7 Max 12 Strathalbyn Possible morning shower. Min 8 Max 14 Victor Harbor Possible shower. Wind easing. Min 7 Max 15 The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CST Tuesday. * Calls to 1300 numbers cost around 27.5c incl. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532). Users of these web pages are deemed to have read and accepted the conditions described in the Copyright, Disclaimer, and Privacy statements (http://www.bom.gov.au/other/copyright.shtml).
A server and security upgrade rendered the weather photo gallery inoperable. Sadly its return as it was is unlikely. If you are interested in any of the older referenced images please contact us and we will provide access to the image.
Current weather conditions are sadly permanently offline! The webcam is also still offline with no ETA on its return. If anyone wishes to contribute time and energy they can be restored!
On 26-10-2014 a very active storm passed
overhead with a strike to the house taking out my weather station
and the PC that ran it and the webcam. It has left me with complete
system failure and it is unknown as to how long it will be before
I can get it back online, or indeed if it returns at all.
You can read a bit about the storm plus images here..