Lonely Planet Writer

Severe weather warning for Melbourne and Victoria

Melbourne skyline.
Melbourne skyline. Image by Cazz / CC BY 2.0

Melbourne and Victoria are bracing for severe weather on Tuesday with blizzards, hail, thunder and wild winds forecast by the bureau. Strong winds of around 90 to 100 km per hour could hit parts of the state and flood warnings have been issued in the capital. Snow is expected to fall down to 600m in alpine areas overnight on Tuesday. Read more: theage.com.au