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ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and the very slight chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 35 to 55 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Slight chance of a shower in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Issued Fri 23:21 EST

ACT Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
4 23 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 5 66 NNE 16 28
Mostly sunny
4 24 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight SE 3 63 NNE 13 29
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Cyclone Nora now just 25km off Queensland coast

21:59 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Nora is beginning to affect the western coast of the Cape York Peninsula, with the category three system just 25 kilometres off Cape Keerweer.

Gusty storms bring gloomy weekend to Victoria

15:53 EDT

A series of low pressure troughs have brought thundery showers to western and central Victoria on Saturday, with most of the rain associated with these systems falling over southern parts.

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

15:50 EDT

Rapidly intensifying Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to become a category four system in Queensland's Gulf of Carpentaria later today, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.