Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast during the morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Slight||NE 14||90||NNE 16||58|
||4||15||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 12||88||NNE 13||60|
||6||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 10||81||NNE 14||42|
||6||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||80||N 14||50|
||4||15||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 11||90||N 15||50|
||6||15||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||89||N 14||49|
When the Tennant Creek weather radar was closed last week, Senator for the Northern Territory, Nigel Scullion, released a statement saying the radar was no longer viable.
Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.