Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 30 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 30 to 40 mm Chance of any rain: 90% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Sunday Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||11||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNE 21||91||NNW 28||67|
||6||11||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 14||92||NNW 23||65|
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.
Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.