Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE in the early afternoon.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending S/SE during the afternoon.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 22||26||SSW 28||24|
||27||44||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||9||ESE 10||5|
||26||43||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 23||12||ENE 10||7|
Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.