Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/SW in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 24.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south. Light winds.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E during the morning.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 14||70||SW 18||65|
||12||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 19||64||NW 19||58|
||14||21||80%||10-20mm||Nil||W 18||62||NNW 20||63|
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.
A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.
The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.