Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW and light tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then turning S/SW during the afternoon.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 12||92||W 21||81|
||10||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 17||93||SW 21||85|
||8||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 12||97||WSW 21||64|
||11||16||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 16||91||SW 22||83|
||12||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 15||81||WSW 24||61|
||14||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 16||81||SSW 26||72|
||15||20||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 19||77||SW 26||68|
||11||20||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 11||85||WSW 21||63|
||15||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 28||72||WNW 32||71|
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.