Thursday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Riverland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||18||60%||5-10mm||Nil||SSW 6||81||SW 9||55|
||5||17||60%||5-10mm||Slight||SSW 10||78||SW 13||57|
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.
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