Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the west during this afternoon and evening, falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds S/SW 30 to 50 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Friday Areas of fog in the north early in the morning. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Areas of morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||13||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 17||86||SSW 18||54|
||-1||10||10%||< 1mm||Severe||SSW 17||64||SW 16||50|
||-5||4||10%||< 1mm||Severe||S 7||100||S 8||78|
||-2||15||5%||< 1mm||Severe||SW 17||79||SSW 16||32|
||-5||7||10%||< 1mm||Severe||SSW 8||91||SSW 8||62|
||-6||4||10%||< 1mm||Severe||WSW 22||71||S 18||60|
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.