Weather

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 24 April 2019

A SERIES of cold fronts has tracked across southern Australia, producing moderate falls in some areas. Onshore flow, and an upper level low and surface trough brought moderate falls to parts of eastern Australia…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, April 24, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 17 April 2019

BROAD surface troughs and cold fronts triggered thunderstorms and showers with moderate fall across large parts of Western Australia, while onshore flow produced showers in the Cape York Peninsula, parts of the east coast of Queensland and northern New South Wales…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, April 17, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 10 April 2019

A MONSOON trough and embedded tropical systems produced moderate falls across northern tropical Australia, while a series of cold fronts tracked across southern Australia, generating moderate falls in Tasmania…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, April 10, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 3 April 2019

EX-TROPICAL cyclone Trevor produced heavy falls from western to central Queensland, with heavy falls also over the eastern Top End, while a cold front and pre-frontal trough tracked across south-east Australia bringing moderate falls to many areas…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, April 3, 2019

Seasonal climate outlook April-June 2019

IN a substantial turnaround since last month, BOM’s latest three-monthly weather outlook suggests the chance of April to June rainfall being above median is close to 50 percent across the country, meaning there is no indication that the coming three months will be significantly wetter or drier than average…Read More

Sheep Central, March 28, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 27 March 2019

SEVERE tropical cyclone Trevor produced heavy falls in the Cape York Peninsula and Gulf Country; also the north tropical Queensland coast. Severe tropical cyclone Veronica approached the north-west coast near Port Hedland, bringing heavy falls to the Pilbara coast…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, March 27, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 20 March 2019

A COASTAL trough and associated low produced showers and thunderstorms, with moderate to heavy falls along the east coast of Australia, while a monsoon trough and embedded tropical systems generated moderate falls across northern Australia…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, March 20, 2019

‘First look’ climate outlook for April-June 2019

THERE are ‘near-equal’ chances of a wetter or drier months from April to June for most of Australia, according to the Bureau of Meteorology’s ‘first-look’ climate outlook for the period this year…Read More

Sheep Central, March 18, 2019

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ESTLI

Eastern States Trade Lamb Indicator. Ac/kg cwt

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725
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EMI

Eastern Market Indicator. c/kg clean

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1947
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Southern Oscillation Index (SOI)

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-6.89
Source: Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Goat Graph

Eastern States 2.1-16kg c/kg cwt

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636
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