Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning, mainly in the southeast. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||12||50%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 13||96||SW 16||71|
||2||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 12||92||W 16||64|
||2||12||50%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 17||94||SW 23||58|
||3||12||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 12||92||WSW 19||64|
||1||12||60%||1-5mm||High||WSW 14||97||SSW 20||58|
||4||12||60%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 12||94||SW 21||57|
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