East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers late this afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day, tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
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Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.