Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog this morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the early morning. Patchy morning fog near the Grampians. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming W/SW and light during the evening.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||11||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 12||100||SSW 18||69|
||2||12||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 19||100||SW 29||61|
||3||13||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 16||94||WSW 19||62|
||3||12||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 17||100||SW 24||65|
||3||10||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 15||96||W 16||74|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.