Tuesday Mostly sunny morning. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. The chance of showers during this afternoon, falling as snow above 900 metres. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 16.
Wednesday Sunny morning, with patches of frost about higher ground. The chance of showers from the early afternoon, falling as snow about higher ground above 1200 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost about higher ground. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost about higher ground. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds.
Northeast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||15||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 10||71||WSW 10||52|
||7||15||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 24||68||S 17||57|
||2||14||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 10||71||WNW 9||53|
The latest bushfire outlook indicates a heightened risk of forest fires in southern Australia this summer.
After one of the best starts to a season in a decade, disappointing winter rain has dwindled crop prospects in Western Australia's Eastern Wheatbelt.
Overnight, Melbourne experienced very warm temperatures under a blanket of cloud ahead of a cold front.