Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:40am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].
Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Heavy falls exceeding 90 mm possible. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 45 to 60 mm Chance of any rain: 100%.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h during the day then tending NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 15 to 30 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||17||50%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 8||84||NW 19||50|
||4||17||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 3||82||NNW 14||47|
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.