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|
||11||21||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 11||75||SSE 22||48|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 13||80||SSW 16||37|
||11||20||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 4||74||SSW 13||54|
||11||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||77||SSE 16||53|
||11||19||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 4||86||SSW 11||66|
||13||19||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 5||80||-||-|
||9||22||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||68||S 12||39|
||10||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 5||94||SW 11||68|
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.