Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the southwest later this evening, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west later this evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the morning, then a medium (40%) chance in the afternoon and evening. Showers heavy at times in the south in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h shifting SW in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Grampians, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 4||69||WSW 10||41|
||5||25||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 11||66||WSW 14||31|
||6||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 10||62||SW 12||30|
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.