Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h in the late morning then tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E/NE during the morning.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 4||61||NNE 15||29|
||10||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 9||65||NNE 11||31|
||13||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||45||NNW 16||16|
||13||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 9||39||NW 20||10|
||14||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||32||NW 20||12|
||14||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 12||27||WNW 17||11|
||12||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 6||63||NNE 9||37|
||14||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 9||39||NW 14||20|
||12||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 8||50||N 12||21|
||10||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 10||57||NNW 13||23|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.