A severe weather warning for damaging winds across parts of central Victoria remains in place.
Winds are expected to average 50 to 60 kilometres per hour, with peak gusts of up to 90 kilometres per hour, across elevated parts of Victoria early on Wednesday.
Kyneton, Maryborough and Daylesford all may be affected.
Castlemaine and Redesdale are also expected to experience windy days.
2.23pm. Damaging winds, averaging 50 to 60 km/h with peak gusts of around 90 km/h are expected to develop across parts of central Victoria early on Wednesday.
The Bureau of Meterology has issued a severe weather warning which covers Maryborough, Kyneton and Daylesford areas
The BOM said that winds were expected to ease below the warning threshold during Wednesday afternoon.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees;
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony;
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;
11:40am A sheep graziers warning has been issued by the Bureau of Meterology ahead of a front crossing the state this afteroon that will bring rain and storms.
The warning covers most of the western area of Victoria, including near Maryborough, Castlemaine and across the Kyneton and Daylesford areas.
Sheep graziers are warned that low temperatures, rain and showers and southeasterly winds are expected during Tuesday. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
A driving warning has also been issued for all Melbourne suburbs, with the State Emergency Service advising that people should reduce speed and maintain a greater distance between vehicles.
Early showers on Tuesday after expected to increase to rain as the day progresses with the chance of thunderstorms this afternoon.
Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
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