Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, tending to showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the south. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible in the east. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW during the evening.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||15||80%||< 1mm||Nil||W 33||87||W 35||66|
||6||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 23||87||WNW 35||71|
||6||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 30||92||W 35||72|
Most of as a storm front lashes the state.
Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.
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.