Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms with possible hail. Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots around the middle of then day then northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Thu 10:08 EDT
11:42 EDT Grain harvesting in the Mallee has come to a halt with more than 60 millimetres of rain falling in parts of north-west Victoria.