Central Coast Weather
Central Coast Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then tending E/SE in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds.
Central Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 4||42||ESE 6||33|
||4||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 12||44||WSW 9||26|
||13||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 20||60||W 13||49|
||10||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 15||56||W 7||39|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 13||48||WSW 10||34|
||9||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 13||50||W 8||38|
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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.