Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Small hail possible. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:20am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming N/NW and light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Sunday Sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||10||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 28||89||NW 32||79|
||4||10||90%||5-10mm||Slight||NNW 20||90||NW 25||77|
While authorities assess the potential causes of Wednesday's massive blackout, the kids of South Australia have answers of their own.
Parts of South Australia may be without electricity until the end of the weekend as the power network is repaired and gradually brought back online, ElectraNet has said.
Adelaide "may just get spared the worst of the weather" tonight but destructive winds are forecast to lash Kangaroo Island, Yorke Peninsula and South Australia's mid north.