Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 8:50am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W during the day. Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||75||ENE 18||40|
||13||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 4||76||NE 12||43|
Severe weather will spread over parts of eastern Australia today after a wild night in the nation's south.
Pineapple farmers on the Sunshine Coast are concerned their fruit will burn and become unsaleable as a heatwave in south east Queensland reaches its peak today.
About 33,000 properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.