Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending NE in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 31.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm near the border. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 15||21||S 14||15|
||11||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||41||SSE 16||20|
||13||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||30||SW 25||14|
||12||23||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 22||39||SSW 23||24|
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.
Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.