Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Patchy morning fog. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection 11:40am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].
Sunday Patchy morning fog. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail near the Grampians in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Grampians in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 800 metres. Possible hail in the southwest in the morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 9||91||SW 16||72|
||4||13||30%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 17||94||SW 27||71|
||4||13||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 14||89||SW 23||67|
South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.