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Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Sat 05:15 EDT

Southwest Slopes Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
8 28 90% < 1mm Nil ENE 7 87 NW 6 42
Possible thunderstorm
11 28 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 5 76 NW 6 40
Possible thunderstorm
6 19 80% 1-5mm Nil S 9 67 WNW 7 47
Possible thunderstorm
8 27 90% 1-5mm Nil E 4 69 WNW 6 39
Possible thunderstorm
6 28 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 4 86 NW 7 38
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How drought pushed well-known Queensland cattle breeder to move to King Island for rainfall

07:03 EDT

A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.

Reduced market options for wheaten hay: exporter

16:14 EDT

Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.

Healthy rain along the QLD coast

15:23 EDT

Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.