Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h turning N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NE in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||28||30%||1-5mm||Nil||N 7||72||ENE 20||63|
||14||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 15||81||ENE 18||53|
||17||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||N 7||77||E 21||58|
||20||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 12||74||ENE 19||67|
Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.