Tuesday Cloudy. Winds S/SW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a morning shower. Light winds becoming S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog about the nearby hills in the early morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of an afternoon shower and the risk of a thunderstorm about the nearby hills in the afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of an afternoon shower and the risk of a thunderstorm about the nearby hills in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 4||75||SSW 10||53|
||12||20||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 2||80||SSW 11||60|
||13||23||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 13||77||SSW 22||48|
||11||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 8||79||SSW 19||51|
||11||20||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 1||72||SW 4||56|
||11||24||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 3||77||SW 10||46|
||11||24||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 13||73||SW 22||40|
||11||24||40%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 2||89||SSW 13||45|
||11||23||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 6||80||SSW 18||47|
||8||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 2||92||WSW 14||49|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.