Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the Grampians, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning. Possible hail during the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 25 to 40 km/h becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the day. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the day. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||17||90%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 9||98||SW 11||69|
||10||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||92||SW 21||63|
||11||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||92||SW 18||64|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.