Southwest Slopes Weather
Southwest Slopes Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower later tonight. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1200 metres from the late afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible, more likely in the south. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then turning NW in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny day. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.
Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||5||90%||5-10mm||High||WNW 34||91||WNW 30||95|
||6||17||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||81||WNW 33||64|
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
Tasmanians are being warned to prepare for wind and rains forecast to lash the state on Thursday.
Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.