Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow. The chance of a thunderstorm in the W at night with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then turning NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Snow tending to rain
||-1||6||90%||10-20mm||Severe||NW 3||93||N 10||79|
|Rain and snow
|Rain and snow
||-2||4||90%||10-20mm||Severe||NW 13||96||NNW 24||82|
An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.
After unseasonable mid-winter warmth winter has returned in a hurry to both eastern and western Australia as temperatures drop by as much as 15 degrees in 24 hours.
A cold front has brought damaging wind gusts to parts of Victoria with more on the way.