Northern Country Weather
Northern Country Forecast
Wednesday Becoming cloudy. The chance of light frost in the east early this morning. Areas of fog early this morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere, mainly this evening. Rain heavy at times in the southwest later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest later tonight. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the morning. High (90%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls possible. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then tending N 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the morning.
Saturday Mostly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Northern Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||13||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 22||82||N 24||78|
||9||14||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 17||95||N 20||79|
||9||14||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 19||92||N 27||73|
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.