Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW during the day.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 16||85||W 20||67|
||11||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 12||93||WNW 23||84|
||11||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 22||79||WSW 25||68|
||12||19||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 30||79||WSW 33||65|
||13||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 29||78||WSW 31||73|
||7||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 4||92||NW 17||64|
||11||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NW 17||80||WSW 21||66|
||11||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 18||80||W 21||70|
||11||18||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 16||86||W 24||74|
||12||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 19||76||W 23||66|
||12||19||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 28||80||WSW 30||66|
A rural financial counselling service says farm debt mediation cases are expected to rise over the coming year, with no reprieve in drought for many areas.
A tropical low which has formed north of the Coral Sea could make Queensland history if it turns into a cyclone.
Pastoralists and locals have slammed the Federal Government decision to the shut down the Tennant Creek weather radar in the Northern Territory.