Wednesday Cloudy. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 8||83||SW 9||54|
||9||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 3||89||SW 5||55|
||13||18||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 10||75||SSW 14||57|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...