Friday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers about the Alps, falling as snow above 1300 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. Showers developing in the morning, more frequent in the west, falling as snow at times above 800 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the north. Areas of morning fog. Light winds.
Tuesday Cloudy. Isolated showers. Isolated snow about the ranges above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||11||80%||1-5mm||High||N 8||98||NNE 16||72|
||-2||4||70%||5-10mm||Severe||NE 14||94||N 13||94|
||-4||0||70%||1-5mm||Severe||NNE 6||100||NNE 8||100|
||-2||11||90%||1-5mm||Severe||NNE 11||88||NNE 16||67|
||-4||4||70%||1-5mm||Severe||NNE 6||100||NNE 8||100|
||-6||1||70%||1-5mm||Severe||NW 34||100||NW 34||90|
16:22 EST Queensland farmers have been told to prepare for "tough times" by state Agriculture Minister John McVeigh, as predictions show the state's drought conditions will intensify.