Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the early morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE during the day.
Sunday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending N/NE during the evening.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||25||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||74||S 22||51|
||10||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 21||73||SSE 20||38|
||13||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 6||71||SSW 14||56|
||13||24||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 7||76||S 17||55|
||14||21||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 5||65||SSW 10||59|
||15||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 6||68||SW 11||60|
||10||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 8||73||SSE 13||41|
||13||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 5||68||SW 11||59|
After 200 years of changing the landscape of the world's most distinctive continent we are only just beginning to understand how European settlers and their successors have vitally affected its ecology, its diversity and its climate.
Thousands of properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.
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