Channel Country Weather
Channel Country Forecast
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Northern Territory border later tonight. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.
Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and rain areas. The chance of gusty thunderstorms. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or rain in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds N/NW 25 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW during the afternoon.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Channel Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||26||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 15||45||NNW 15||20|
||9||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 18||40||N 24||16|
||9||25||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 11||43||NW 16||22|
The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.
An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.
South Australia Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has been confronted by angry people at a relief centre in Whyalla, some who have been waiting two days to apply for emergency grants.