HEAVY rain and damaging wind could lash much of the state tomorrow.
Bendigo, Castlemaine and Maryborough can expect 15 to 40 millimetres of rain, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
Echuca can expect 8 to 20 millimetres.
Gusts of up to 100km an hour are expected in elevated areas to the state's west.
Low lying areas of central Victoria can expect winds north to north easterly at 20 to 30km an hour.
Winds are expected to ease gradually over Wednesday afternoon.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
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