Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of rain at night. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. High (80%) chance of rain in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 600 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 30 to 40 km/h during the morning.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||12||60%||1-5mm||High||NW 7||96||SSE 12||59|
||1||11||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||S 12||100||SSE 14||74|
||1||12||40%||1-5mm||High||SSW 16||100||SSE 15||71|
||3||11||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 18||95||WSW 21||64|
||2||12||40%||-||Moderate||SW 16||100||SSE 16||68|
||2||12||40%||1-5mm||Moderate||SSW 15||100||SSE 16||70|
||3||9||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||SSW 7||95||SSE 9||79|
||3||11||60%||1-5mm||Slight||SSW 16||94||SSE 17||71|
||1||13||40%||1-5mm||High||SSW 15||100||SSE 14||68|
||1||10||60%||< 1mm||High||W 16||95||WSW 21||62|
Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.