Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the southwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later this evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Medium (50%) chance of patchy rain or showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE before dawn then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||33||NE 8||16|
||9||29||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||38||ESE 7||13|
||10||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||31||E 7||14|
||8||30||60%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||38||ENE 6||15|
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.