Friday Sunny at first but a partly cloudy afternoon. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning SW in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22. Low-Moderate.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SW in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Grampians, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Wimmera Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||19||40%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 14||63||WSW 19||42|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 20||57||WSW 24||35|
||4||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||W 18||55||WSW 24||37|
One year anniversary of destructive Brisbane hail storm; residents reminded to prepare for storm season
It is a year today since Brisbane was smashed by the worst hail storm in 30 years, one that left a trail of destruction and a damage bill of more than $1.3 billion.
Drought affected farmers and businesses in the Walgett Shire are getting a reprieve, with the Council agreeing to waive the interest on overdue rates.