North East Weather
North East Forecast
Friday Cloud increasing. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 23.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW during the afternoon then tending SE/SW during the evening.
Monday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-3||4||50%||1-5mm||Severe||SSW 21||89||SW 20||78|
||7||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 3||88||WSW 6||70|
||-3||5||50%||< 1mm||Severe||SW 23||84||SSW 19||78|
||-4||3||50%||1-5mm||Severe||SSW 21||89||SW 21||78|
||7||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||76||WSW 18||45|
Strong winds have battered Victoria overnight, with Melbourne airport hit by gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour.
Victorians are being urged to batten down the hatches ahead of severe winds expected overnight.
Australia's alps will receive more late-season snow this weekend, helping to maintain the best late-season cover in over 20 years.