Friday Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then shifting S 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h before dawn.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||38||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 10||44||N 13||25|
||21||38||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 23||28||NW 12||18|
||20||38||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNE 11||35||NNW 10||28|
||19||37||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 16||24||NW 9||19|
Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.
Hundreds of Victorians have been left without power as strong winds batter the state, with gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour recorded at Melbourne airport.
Smoke blanketing Sydney this morning gave a face to a typically invisible phenomenon in our atmosphere, known as a temperature inversion.