Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, with possible hail. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||11||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 19||90||W 16||63|
||7||11||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 18||88||W 15||60|
||7||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 21||86||W 19||57|
||6||11||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||90||W 19||63|
||4||7||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 9||93||W 4||72|
||6||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 11||85||W 9||55|
||5||12||80%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 21||85||W 20||48|
||6||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 10||98||WSW 10||60|
||6||12||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||87||W 17||54|
||4||12||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 10||96||W 11||63|
Hunter graziers, buoyed by high cattle prices, are beginning to address a backlog of farm work that has built up during tough times.
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Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.