Upper Western Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|BOURKE AIRPORT AWS||0.0||-|
|COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST)||0.0||24|
|FOWLERS GAP AWS||0.0||24|
|LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN||0.0||24|
|WHITE CLIFFS AWS||0.0||-|
|WILCANNIA AERODROME AWS||0.0||24|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.