Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the far southwest coast this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 24.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||23||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 31||44||SSE 34||34|
||12||22||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 36||66||ESE 30||40|
||7||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||E 28||45||E 29||22|
||5||16||30%||< 1mm||Slight||E 25||56||E 26||32|
||4||17||10%||< 1mm||Slight||E 21||76||E 24||36|
||5||19||10%||< 1mm||Slight||E 25||66||E 28||28|
|Frost then sunny
||5||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 17||71||ESE 20||33|
Origin Game III, the decider, is on tonight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.