Wednesday Mostly clear. Frost inland late. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Frost in the morning. The chance of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Northeast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||13||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 16||80||NW 19||78|
||8||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 21||72||NW 25||71|
||5||11||90%||10-20mm||Slight||N 13||82||NW 16||86|
Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
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.
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.