Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||26||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 15||33||W 19||19|
||19||28||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||43||WNW 22||22|
||21||25||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 26||73||SW 4||50|
||18||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||41||WNW 21||16|
Aside from greater incentive to play board games and cards by candlelight, blackouts are not much fun, particularly in the tech-heavy modern world.
Tasmanians are being warned to prepare for wind and rains forecast to lash the state on Thursday.
A flood warning has been issued for a number of rivers across South Australia as the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) warns waters are rising rapidly.