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Tue 20:41 EST
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Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Very high chance of rain in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 700 metres. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high chance of rain. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming N 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 07:09 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 %
Late shower
-3 7 90% 1-5mm Severe N 2 84 N 14 69
Rain developing
-3 7 70% 10-20mm Severe - - - -
Late shower
-6 3 90% 10-20mm Severe N 9 87 N 27 92
Late shower
-4 9 60% - Severe - - - -
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Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.