Wednesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during the day then tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 22||14||SE 18||7|
||25||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||21||SSE 18||12|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.