Saturday Mostly cloudy. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, mostly likely about the eastern suburbs. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patchy early fog about the outer eastern suburbs. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning, particularly over eastern suburbs. Possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 2 to 5 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about outer suburbs. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 600 metres. Possible hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 25||87||SW 26||69|
|Windy with showers
||8||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 24||86||SW 27||71|
||8||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 28||82||SW 32||64|
||7||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 26||87||SW 31||71|
||4||6||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 12||98||SW 12||86|
||7||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 16||87||SW 18||69|
||6||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 26||85||SW 30||60|
||7||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 16||98||SW 20||70|
||7||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 23||88||SW 28||60|
||5||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||98||WSW 19||73|
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.