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Mallee Weather

Wed 22:52 EST
Current Warnings

Mallee Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Rain heavy at times later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, tending to showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the south. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 35 to 50 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Becoming cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls exceeding 40 mm possible in the east. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW during the evening.

Issued Wed 16:15 EST

Mallee Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
8 17 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 18 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 21 30% < 1mm Nil NW 29 76 WNW 34 43
Possible shower
10 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 19 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 32 79 WNW 38 57
Clearing shower
10 21 50% < 1mm Nil NW 30 82 WNW 37 48
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