Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers, mainly in the south. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost about the coastal ranges. Isolated showers from the late morning. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon then tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. Areas of morning frost about the coastal ranges. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 6||62||E 8||43|
||6||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 5||56||E 8||44|
||7||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 2||66||E 10||57|
||11||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 7||65||NE 11||59|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 3||75||ESE 15||58|
||9||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 6||64||ENE 10||55|
||10||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 8||65||ENE 11||51|
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.