Barkly Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||26||5%||-||Nil||SE 9||55||ESE 18||36|
||16||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 13||51||E 19||19|
||22||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||35||E 16||15|
Early hot and windy conditions in the Victorian Mallee region are taking their toll on cereal crops.
A wool classer who spent 50 years in shearing sheds around western Queensland says there has been a slow decline in the industry since he started.
Melbourne is enduring record heat, but this afternoon those only in t-shirts will feel the chill.