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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW early in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn 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.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
19 26 80% 5-10mm Nil SW 10 86 S 14 66
18 25 90% 1-5mm Nil W 16 74 SSW 17 52
Clearing shower
17 27 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 11 74 S 14 61
Heavy showers
18 25 90% 1-5mm Nil W 17 74 SSW 16 49
Clearing shower
18 23 90% - Nil - - - -
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Weather News

South Australia looks to recover from power outage, 'treacherous' conditions remain: live blog

04:45 EST

South Australia is looking to recover from state-wide blackouts after yesterday's massive storm, but parts of the state remain without power.

SA weather: Power 'gradually' returning after blackout plunged state into darkness

00:07 EST

Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.

SA power outage: how did it happen?

00:02 EST

South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.