Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.
Friday The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the early morning. Sunny day. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||27||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 23||61||N 20||73|
||18||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 21||71||NNW 22||70|
||17||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 21||67||NW 20||61|
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.