Friday Clear. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning frost, severe about the higher grounds. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Severe frost about the higher grounds in the morning. Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.
Monday Sunny. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||16||60%||1-5mm||Slight||W 3||89||SE 9||65|
||1||11||50%||< 1mm||High||SW 4||89||ENE 14||68|
||6||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 10||82||E 9||64|
||11||16||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 6||64||E 10||64|
Agriculture white paper: Drought relief, dams key focus of Coalition's blueprint for rural Australia
More money for dams, extra drought relief and measures to boost the returns to farmers from sales at home and abroad are part of the Federal Government's long-awaited blueprint for agriculture.
Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.
The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.