Lower Eyre Peninsula Weather
Lower Eyre Peninsula Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before shifting SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm near the east coast in the evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending W/NW 30 to 45 km/h during the day.
Lower Eyre Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||17||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 23||89||NNW 24||58|
||7||17||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 21||73||NNW 25||58|
There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.
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.
Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.