Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming W/SW and light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the southeast. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||12||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 22||89||SW 24||60|
||5||13||90%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 21||85||SW 24||58|
||5||13||60%||< 1mm||Slight||W 20||91||SW 22||63|
||6||13||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 21||85||SW 22||62|
||5||13||90%||< 1mm||Slight||W 23||91||SW 27||58|
||6||12||90%||< 1mm||Nil||W 18||100||SW 22||65|
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