Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||12||60%||1-5mm||High||NNW 6||100||WSW 13||62|
||1||13||70%||< 1mm||High||SSW 12||96||SW 14||63|
||1||14||50%||< 1mm||High||S 17||91||SW 17||58|
||1||12||70%||1-5mm||High||WSW 18||100||W 19||62|
||1||13||50%||-||High||SW 15||100||SW 16||63|
||0||13||70%||< 1mm||High||SW 14||97||WSW 14||61|
||3||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 7||91||SW 9||66|
||3||12||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 16||94||SW 17||67|
||1||13||50%||< 1mm||High||SSW 15||93||SW 16||59|
||1||11||70%||1-5mm||High||W 17||100||WSW 20||64|
There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.
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.
Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.