Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 20||59||NNW 25||24|
||12||28||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 19||68||NNW 23||40|
||13||28||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 20||64||NNW 24||30|
The South Australian towns of Port Wakefield and Virginia are under threat from floodwaters as the Wakefield and Gawler rivers burst their banks.
A severe weather warning has been issued for much of southern Western Australia, with winds of more than 100 kilometres per hour raising fears about potential damage to homes and property.
Flood warnings are likely to stay in place across Tasmania for several days as rainfall continues, but the worst of the weather has passed, the weather bureau says.