Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Thursday The chance of a shower or a thunderstorm in the west during the afternoon and early evening. Otherwise sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||37||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 7||54||WSW 10||26|
||20||31||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 3||68||SSE 9||54|
||21||37||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 4||63||WSW 9||28|
||19||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 24||54||W 26||27|
||22||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 9||63||ESE 17||45|
||21||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 11||70||E 19||53|
||22||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 8||81||SSE 20||75|
||20||37||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 7||50||WSW 16||21|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.