Wednesday Mostly clear. The chance of showers along the coastal fringe late tonight. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny day. The chance of showers near the coast during the late afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming S/SW and light in the late evening.
Friday Areas of fog about higher ground early in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog about higher ground. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Areas of morning fog. Slight chance of a morning shower. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 8||62||ESE 12||51|
||3||17||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 12||68||SE 17||49|
||7||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 10||64||SE 18||51|
||11||19||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||65||ESE 20||62|
17:48 EST Queensland cotton growers are planting only 20 per cent of the crop they planted last year as the drought continues to take its toll.