Friday Mostly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, chiefly in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Around Canberra.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower at night. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||14||90%||10-20mm||High||N 8||85||N 16||57|
||-1||17||90%||-||Severe||N 6||65||NNE 8||47|
||1||14||80%||10-20mm||High||N 4||84||NNE 10||56|
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.
Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.