Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm this 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 7 [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%.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||10||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||NNW 28||90||NW 32||78|
||3||10||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||NNW 20||90||NW 25||72|
About 70,000 people in South Australia are still without power after wild weather plunged the state into darkness, although the lights are back on in Adelaide's metropolitan area.
About 90 per cent of South Australian households have had power restored after yesterday's state-wide blackout as damaging winds and stormy weather continues.
It was a surreal night for many Adelaide residents who had to find alternative ways to entertain themselves by candlelight, after wild weather caused a state-wide blackout.