Tuesday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm west of Longreach. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening.
Wednesday Hot. Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE before dawn then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers east of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 25 km/h shifting NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||39||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 15||43||SE 15||22|
||25||40||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 16||42||SSE 8||21|
||27||40||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 18||39||E 8||21|
||27||41||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 23||35||SE 13||19|
||22||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 14||51||SE 10||23|
||25||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 20||40||SE 18||21|
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.