Thursday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 8||48||SE 22||18|
||24||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 12||31||SSE 27||12|
||22||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 11||37||-||-|
||24||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||30||SE 28||12|
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.