Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the south early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far south, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far southwest. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||19||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 5||80||NW 5||40|
||7||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||66||S 7||36|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||73||ESE 5||35|
||7||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 7||71||SW 6||38|
||4||19||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 5||89||NW 8||45|
||10||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||58||ESE 9||31|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 11||85||SE 9||33|
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.