Friday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and areas of fog in the morning. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the north. Patches of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the Victorian border, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||13||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||ENE 5||92||NE 7||60|
||1||13||70%||1-5mm||High||ENE 8||92||NNE 8||63|
||1||13||60%||1-5mm||High||NE 10||96||NE 10||61|
||2||14||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||ENE 10||93||N 8||56|
||3||14||60%||-||Moderate||NE 9||83||NNE 9||58|
|Frost then sunny
||1||15||50%||< 1mm||High||NE 9||88||NNE 8||55|
||3||12||50%||1-5mm||Moderate||ENE 6||80||N 6||63|
||4||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 10||82||N 6||61|
||1||12||60%||1-5mm||High||NE 9||98||NE 9||67|
||2||14||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||E 8||88||NNE 9||53|
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.