THE BUREAU of Meterology has issued a weather warning for the Wimmera on Monday afternoon.
A trough will deepen over western Victoria Monday afternoon, before moving eastward Monday night and Tuesday morning.
A warning of heavy rainfall which may lead to flash flooding which may develop over parts of western Victoria from early Monday evening was issued.
The weather event will extend to central parts late Monday evening into Tuesday morning. Rain is then expected to continue to extend eastward, before easing from the west during Tuesday afternoon.
Widespread rainfall totals from Monday evening through to Tuesday morning of around 20-40mm are expected with localised falls of 60-80mm possible.
Thunderstorms are possible overnight further enhancing rainfall totals and rainfall rates.
Locations which may be affected include Horsham, Warrnambool, Maryborough, Ballarat, Geelong and Melbourne.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
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