There might be a few drops of rain on the roof this morning, but skies should clear later today.
Ballarat is expecting a top of 14 degrees and will remain partly cloudy for most of the day.
Tomorrow's temperature looks to be climbing back towards what we expect of Spring, with 16 degrees, then Sunday will be warmer still with 18 degrees.
At 4.30am, Ballarat firefighters responded to the smell of smoke in a Ballarat home this morning.
The home's occupants called triple zero but when firefighters arrived it appeared to have been a false alarm.
At 10pm last night, crews used breathing apparatus and a thermal imaging camera to help extinguish a small fire up against a building at Sebastopol.
At 8.10pm last night, firefighters were quick to the scene of a small grass fire at Magpie, extinguishing it within minutes.
Police are this morning continuing their investigation into an assault in Ballarat last night.
A male victim was assaulted just after 5.30pm and investigations are continuing.
Check back with thecourier.com.au later today for more on this story.
State Emergency Service volunteers had a peaceful night sleep with their pagers remaining silent all night.
While it was a quiet one last night, the SES say there's plenty of busy days and have urged those considering joining to give it a go.
For more information on becoming an SES volunteer, visit http://ses.vic.gov.au/volunteer.
The Ballarat train line is listed as running a "good service" this morning with no delays.
Vline are running an extra service on the Ballarat line tonight to accommodate Geelong and Hawthorn fans visiting the MCG for their clubs' preliminary final.
The extra service departs at 3.55pm.
There are also services at 5.15pm and 5.57pm which will get you to the game in time.