Wednesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s. High.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 10 to 20 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 17||43||S 13||14|
||18||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||46||S 15||14|
||18||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 18||50||SSE 14||15|
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.