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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog patches early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

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

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the day then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending E/NE during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EST

Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 21 47 SE 13 28
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 46 SE 10 30
15 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 57 SE 14 38
5 19 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 58 E 6 29
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil S 18 38 ESE 20 23
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Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

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Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

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12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.

Townsville Hospital emergency department sets record for patient numbers amid Cyclone Yasi

12:10 EST

Health experts say new research has found the Townsville Hospital in north Queensland set an Australian record in the number of patients treated in the aftermath of Cyclone Yasi.