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Next 48 hours in Townsville

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, September 29
3am

Mostly clear 25°C 20% 38% icon
NNE 18km/h 20°C 74%
6am

Mostly clear 24°C 16% 47% icon
N 17km/h 20°C 78%
9am

Chance shower 28°C 51% 49% icon
N 22km/h 21°C 64%
12pm

Mostly clear 30°C 27% 38% icon
N 27km/h 21°C 57%
3pm

Chance shower or storm 29°C 69% 41% icon
N 29km/h 22°C 62%
6pm

Chance shower or storm 26°C 79% 77% icon
N 20km/h 22°C 76%
9pm

Slight chance storm 25°C 38% 75% icon
N 16km/h 22°C 81%
Friday, September 30
12am

Slight chance storm 24°C 44% 69% icon
NNW 14km/h 21°C 83%
3am

Chance shower or storm 23°C 57% 63% icon
NW 9km/h 20°C 83%
6am

Chance shower 21°C 65% 49% icon
SW 10km/h 18°C 82%
9am

Mostly clear 25°C 17% 27% icon
SSW 22km/h 12°C 44%
12pm

Mostly clear 30°C 5% 21% icon
S 22km/h 11°C 31%
3pm

Mostly clear 32°C 5% 10% icon
ESE 18km/h 14°C 32%
6pm

Mostly clear 28°C 5% 24% icon
ENE 15km/h 18°C 54%
9pm

Slight chance shower 26°C 46% 16% icon
NE 8km/h 19°C 66%
Saturday, October 1
12am

Mostly clear 24°C 7% 25% icon
NW 5km/h 18°C 69%
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SA weather: Power 'gradually' returning after blackout plunged state into darkness

00:07 EST

Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.

SA power outage: how did it happen?

00:02 EST

South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.

SA weather: State-wide power loss raises 'serious questions', Josh Frydenberg says

23:58 EST

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.