Police will resume the search for missing Kinglake man Rodney tomorrow morning after foggy conditions and treacherous terrain meant the search was called off today.
Officers have been told the 72-year-old was last seen in Kinglake at about 1.30pm on 5 March.
He has not been seen since or had contact with his family.
Rodney’s family reported him missing early yesterday morning.
Police and Rodney’s family have concerns for his welfare due to his age and medical conditions.
Police Air Wing, Search and Rescue Squad members along with local officers will be conducting patrols in Kinglake and surrounding suburbs
An image of Rodney has been released in the hope someone will come forward with information about his current whereabouts.
Rod is described as having grey hair,164cm tall, fair skin and blue eyes.
He was last seen wearing dark-coloured pants and a dark-coloured long sleeve shirt.
Anyone who sees Rodney or has information on his whereabouts is urged to call Diamond Creek Police Station on (03) 9438 8300.