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Tue 16:46 EST
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Northeast Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light during the afternoon, and S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:26 EST

Northeast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
0 12 30% < 1mm High E 10 88 NNE 10 68
Mostly sunny
6 14 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 9 74 N 13 62
Frost then sunny
-1 11 30% < 1mm Severe ENE 7 86 N 9 69
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

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.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

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