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Lower Western Forecast

  • Saturday Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Sat 05:15 EDT

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
7 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 59 WNW 5 23
9 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 43 E 10 15
9 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 46 NNW 5 15
8 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 53 S 7 20
10 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 47 SSE 6 19
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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.