Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, mainly in the east, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower near the coast. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW before dawn then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog near the Yarra Valley in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Monday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog near the Yarra Valley. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending E/SE during the evening.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 18||66||S 27||56|
||6||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 25||75||S 24||54|
||12||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 11||60||S 16||52|
||11||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 12||69||S 20||57|
||14||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||56||S 15||53|
||14||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||59||S 15||56|
||8||16||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 12||69||S 18||56|
||12||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||60||S 14||56|
Residents in the Whitsundays in central Queensland have been urged not to drink tap water for the next few days due to health risks.
Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.
Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.