Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the southwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting S 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 38.
Thursday Medium (40%) chance of patchy rain or showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW before dawn then tending SW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||32||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||35||E 8||16|
||10||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 11||38||SE 8||15|
||10||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||31||ESE 7||15|
||9||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||38||ESE 7||16|
Wild weather is expected to hit South Australia over the next couple of days, with gale-force winds due to reach the west coast from about midday.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.
Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.