Saturday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost. Patchy morning fog in the west. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.
Sunday Cloud clearing. Patchy fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Mallee Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||14||60%||1-5mm||Slight||W 9||100||WSW 11||65|
||5||14||20%||1-5mm||Slight||W 9||93||W 10||62|
||6||15||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 7||83||SW 14||55|
||6||15||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 9||87||WSW 11||59|
||5||14||20%||< 1mm||Slight||W 8||88||WSW 11||61|
||5||14||30%||< 1mm||Slight||W 8||100||W 11||60|
Agriculture white paper: Drought relief, dams key focus of Coalition's blueprint for rural Australia
More money for dams, extra drought relief and measures to boost the returns to farmers from sales at home and abroad are part of the Federal Government's long-awaited blueprint for agriculture.
Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.
The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.