Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding near the S Australian border later this evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 35 to 50 km/h in the late morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||61||SE 23||63|
||15||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||54||ESE 18||37|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.