Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain from the late morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the far south. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||11||80%||-||Slight||W 14||74||SSW 12||63|
||6||10||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 19||70||SSW 14||68|
||2||10||80%||5-10mm||Moderate||WSW 13||84||SSW 10||66|
||3||10||80%||5-10mm||Moderate||W 10||80||S 7||61|
||1||11||80%||5-10mm||Moderate||WNW 9||82||SSE 6||63|
||4||11||80%||5-10mm||Slight||W 9||75||W 9||55|
||3||11||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 8||78||SSW 10||54|
||1||11||10%||5-10mm||High||W 9||81||SSE 7||61|
|Rain and snow
||0||4||80%||5-10mm||High||WNW 23||93||WSW 20||78|
||-3||1||80%||5-10mm||Severe||W 10||100||S 7||100|
||4||11||10%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 21||77||SSW 16||67|
||1||7||90%||5-10mm||Moderate||NW 3||96||SW 5||73|
Agriculture white paper: Drought relief, dams key focus of Coalition's blueprint for rural Australia
More money for dams, extra drought relief and measures to boost the returns to farmers from sales at home and abroad are part of the Federal Government's long-awaited blueprint for agriculture.
Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.
The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.