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Summer blast won't last: snow, rain and thunderstorms to hit Victoria

Summer blast won't last: snow, rain and thunderstorms to hit Victoria

After a cracking weekend, Victroria's short taste of summer will end soon.

  • by Simone Fox Koob & Larissa Ham

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Melbourne weather: A sunny top of 30, but it won't last

Melbourne weather: A sunny top of 30, but it won't last

After a cracking weekend, Melbourne's short taste of summer continues, with temperatures expected to reach 30 degrees.

  • by Larissa Ham
Eastern Victoria to dodge El Nino, but hot, dry summer looms elsewhere
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Eastern Victoria to dodge El Nino, but hot, dry summer looms elsewhere

While parts of the country sweat on the prospect of an El Nino event this summer, those heading to east of the state should pack an umbrella.

  • by Joe Hinchliffe & Peter Hannam
Summer in Sydney? Better keep that umbrella within reach
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Summer in Sydney? Better keep that umbrella within reach

What's good news for farmers and firefighters may be less so for those aiming for a summer of sunshine and surf.

  • by Peter Hannam
Melbourne Cup 2018: Drizzly and bleak forecast for Flemington
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Melbourne Cup 2018: Drizzly and bleak forecast for Flemington

The tens of thousands of frocked-up punters heading to Melbourne Cup can bet on grey and drizzly conditions. However, the bureau is predicting the wild weather will ease just in time for the main event.

  • by Melissa Cunningham
Severe thunderstorm warning for Melbourne cancelled
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Severe thunderstorm warning for Melbourne cancelled

A severe thunderstorm warning issued for Melbourne has been cancelled.

  • by Simone Fox Koob & Melissa Cunningham
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Melbourne weather: City sweltering through hottest day since March
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Melbourne weather: City sweltering through hottest day since March

Melbourne is sweltering through its hottest day since March the temperature rising above 30 degrees for the first time in eight months. 

  • by Simone Fox Koob & Melissa Cunningham
Heatwave set to sweep across Victoria, mercury to hit 40 degrees in the north

Heatwave set to sweep across Victoria, mercury to hit 40 degrees in the north

Melbourne is set to sweat through its hottest day since March on Thursday, while northern Victoria swelters through a heatwave which will see the mercury hit 40 degrees.

  • by Simone Fox Koob
'Keep the coats close by': Melbourne set to endure some cold blasts before summer hits

'Keep the coats close by': Melbourne set to endure some cold blasts before summer hits

Melbourne is likely to live up to its reputation for changeable weather this week, with both days of sunshine and days filled with wintry winds predicted.

  • by Matilda Boseley
Punters can bet on a wintry blast at Caulfield Cup
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Punters can bet on a wintry blast at Caulfield Cup

It's odds on that racegoers heading to the Caulfield Cup on Saturday better rug up for a cool and cloudy day.

  • by Melissa Cunningham
Don't sweat - cooler nights and restful sleep are on the way

Don't sweat - cooler nights and restful sleep are on the way

Melburnians can look forward to an easier night’s sleep this weekend, with cooler evenings in sight after a muggy week.

  • by Nathan John