Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, Eastern Eyre Peninsula,
Flinders, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Riverland,
Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East forecast districts.
Issued at 3:55 pm CDT on Tuesday 12 December 2017.
Very hot, dry and windy with north to northwesterly winds increasing to 35 to
50 km/h ahead of a milder west to southwesterly change.
For Wednesday 13 December:
Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Mid North, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula,
Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, Flinders and Riverland
The Country Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.cfs.sa.gov.au, and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.gov.au.
The next warning will be issued by 7:00 am CDT Wednesday.
Alford (33.8152°S, 137.8213°E, 61m AMSL) Alford,SA set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Hot to very hot at first. Cloud increasing during the afternoon. Possible raised dust in the north during the afternoon. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, most likely in the S, with gusty winds. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.
Forecast for Alford (33.8152°S, 137.8213°E, 61m AMSL) Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Summary Minimum 22° 15° 12° 13° 15° 19° 14° Maximum 36° 25° 27° 28° 36° 33° 26° Chance of rain 30% 10% 5% 5% 60% 80% 20% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 29
Wind direction NNE W SSW SW SSE WSW SSE SSW ENE NE ENE NNE NNW W Relative humidity 23% 24% 71% 45% 57% 39% 59% 37% 37% 20% 37% 27% 50% 38% Dew point 8°C 11°C 15°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Alford (33.8152°S, 137.8213°E, 61m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter 5:33am CDT 6:02am CDT 8:25pm CDT 8:54pm CDT 3:01am CDT 3:46pm CDT Waning crescent New moon Dec 18 First quarter Dec 26 Full moon Jan 02 Last quarter Jan 09
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday 36 25 27 28 36 33 26
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday 0 0 0 0 0 20 0