Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the day then tending N 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 20 to 30 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely during the morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||12||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NE 24||93||NW 31||82|
||6||12||90%||20-40mm||Nil||NE 16||94||NNW 25||81|
Adelaide residents are preparing for heavy rain, high seas and strong winds forecast to hit later this week, in what the SES says could be one of the most significant weather events it has seen in South Australia.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.
Further rain expected in the central west of New South Wales could see the Lachlan River at Forbes reach a higher peak, despite it already being inundated with the greatest water levels in 25 years.