Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms. Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.Issued Wed 15:58 EST
17:54 EST It's the possible double whammy of flood damage and the mysterious disease, yellow canopy syndrome, that are really worrying cane growers in North Queensland.