Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting cooler W/SW in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog near the Yarra Valley. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||74||ESE 16||40|
||5||24||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 8||83||NNW 13||30|
||11||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||72||SW 8||51|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||79||ESE 12||43|
||14||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 7||67||-||-|
||14||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 7||69||SW 7||55|
||7||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 5||74||ESE 7||29|
||12||21||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||70||WSW 9||56|
WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.