W & S Gippsland Weather
W & S Gippsland Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers near Wilsons Promontory, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 14.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (40%) chance of showers near Wilsons Promontory, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Areas of morning fog. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, chiefly during the morning. Snowfalls above 1100 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snowfalls above 1100 metres. The risk of thunderstorms near Wilsons Promontory in the morning. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
W & S Gippsland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 5||100||NW 11||79|
|Snow tending to rain
||-1||3||80%||1-5mm||Severe||N 11||85||NNW 9||75|
||3||11||40%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 7||78||NW 5||67|
||7||12||40%||1-5mm||Nil||N 8||67||NNW 7||62|
||3||12||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 9||96||NNW 10||70|
||8||11||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 14||89||N 12||76|
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.