Thursday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms, mostly in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms in the west in the afternoon. Winds E and light increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Isolated showers near the south coast in the morning. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near the east coast in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Isolated thunderstorms near the Northern Territory border in the afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||34||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||67||ENE 17||41|
||21||33||20%||-||Nil||E 18||45||E 12||26|
||22||33||80%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 18||62||E 18||48|
||18||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||32||E 12||19|
||27||30||30%||5-10mm||Nil||E 23||58||E 21||54|
||22||34||20%||1-5mm||Nil||E 17||48||ESE 14||29|
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.