10.30pm UPDATE: A Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds issued by the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) continues for people in Central, East Gippsland, South West, North Central, North East, West and South Gippsland and parts of Wimmera Forecast Districts.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) this afternoon issued a Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds for people in Central, East Gippsland, South West, North Central, North East, West and South Gippsland and parts of Wimmera Forecast Districts.
5:30pm UPDATE: The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 5:20 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Belgrave, Camberwell, Caulfield, Frankston, Lang Lang, Melton and waters off Brighton beach. These thunderstorms are moving towards the southeast. They are forecast to affect Dandenong, Glen Waverley and Williamstown by 5:50 pm and KooWeeRup, Pakenham and South Pakenham by 6:20 pm.
A state-of-the-art playground is being constructed in Diamond Creek Reserve, complete with a historic Melbourne tram which will be transformed into a community facility.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) this afternoon updated a Severe Weather Warning for Heavy Rainfall at 4:55pm for people in Central, South West, Northern Country, North Central, North East, Wimmera and parts of Mallee and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts. In Kinglake it’s currently 30.3c with humidity at 38%.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing 46-year-old Epping woman Cynthia Potter.
Legislative Council (Upper House) results for the 2018 state election have been declared tonight following computerised calculations at the Melbourne Showgrounds this afternoon.