Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Otways early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers until evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h shifting W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 25||63||-||-|
||3||16||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 22||69||WSW 24||45|
||7||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 20||63||WSW 22||52|
||7||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 21||67||WSW 24||47|
||8||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 24||78||W 25||61|
||10||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 23||69||W 24||56|
||6||18||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 20||60||WSW 22||45|
||7||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 23||82||W 25||66|
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.
Arid parts of Western Australia received a drenching overnight as thunderstorms passed overhead, with Meekatharra receiving more rain in ten minutes than they usually see in the whole month of November.