Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h. Sunny. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and patchy rain, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 30 to 40 km/h during the day. Ipswich Min 13 Max 23 Redcliffe Min 17 Max 24 Sun protection 8:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High].
Friday Medium (60%) chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 25 km/h before dawn then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Brisbane Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 18||64||NW 27||62|
||18||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 22||63||NNW 28||64|
||17||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 24||64||NNW 27||68|
||15||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 16||66||NW 23||61|
||17||28||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 20||72||NNW 20||75|
||17||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 24||63||NNW 26||67|
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.
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.