Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of raised dust. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or of thunderstorms. Winds W/SW 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. High.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE during the evening.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 14||54||SW 20||29|
||5||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 21||49||SW 25||25|
||5||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 20||50||SW 26||26|
Strong winds are causing problems for residents and firefighters on the fire ground in South Australia's Mid North.
The Health Services Union is calling for an investigation into building standards at the Lismore Base Hospital on the NSW north coast after scaffolding collapsed onto the roof of the maternity ward during Sunday's storm.
The Victorian Government is assuring residents in the Wimmera and southern Mallee that more drought support will be made available early next year.