Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10% Around Canberra.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming N/NW and light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||97||WNW 24||66|
||-2||13||90%||-||Severe||WNW 13||95||NW 16||63|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 10||92||WNW 18||64|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to Western Australia's Mid West, Gascoyne and Goldfields today, with residents warned to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.