Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the east in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W during the morning.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||15||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 17||82||W 25||63|
||3||14||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 23||75||W 33||60|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.