Thursday Mostly cloudy. The chance of fog in the east early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 15.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Patchy morning fog about the ranges. Light winds.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||14||80%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 18||72||SW 18||66|
||6||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 20||85||SW 25||67|
||1||11||60%||< 1mm||High||SW 20||93||SW 22||73|
||5||16||80%||5-10mm||Slight||SW 15||74||SW 19||62|
||6||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 14||84||SW 20||68|
||9||16||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 17||68||SW 21||60|
||9||15||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 16||70||SW 19||62|
||5||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 11||87||SW 17||68|
||7||16||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SW 15||72||SW 19||63|
Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.
New Zealanders are bracing for a week of wild weather.
The skies above New South Wales farms have been filled with smoke in recent weeks as growers burn a huge load of dry stubble left over from last year's record crop yields.