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Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the east in the early morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sat 16:26 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
-1 6 60% 1-5mm High E 2 83 ENE 3 67
Frost then sunny
-3 7 40% < 1mm Severe ENE 9 100 ENE 7 79
Rain and snow
-3 4 60% 1-5mm Severe ESE 8 87 E 13 80
Frost then sunny
-2 8 50% - Severe E 9 99 ENE 8 76
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Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

15:45 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.

Federal Government unveils long-awaited plan for Australian agriculture

15:44 EST

The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.

Farmers welcome Agriculture White Paper's vision for the future

15:42 EST

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