Thursday Mostly sunny through, hot in the north. Strong southeasterlies in the south.
Friday Very hot in the northwest, hot in the south east. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Very hot in the north and central parts. Moderate winds.
Sunday Widespread showers about S and W parts. Gusty S/SE winds, strongest in the W.
10:58 EDT Farmers in Victoria's southern Mallee say they feel like they're enduring an isolated drought.