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Tue 14:54 EST
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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 7.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the east. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:41 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:50 EST
ESE 9 13 2.9 -1.6 0.4 72 1 0.0 -
15:50 EST
ENE 11 11 1.5 -2.3 -1.8 76 1 0.0 1022.4
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Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

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

15:29 EST

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.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.