Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the alpine peaks in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1600 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h, reaching 80 km/h on the higher peaks this morning, then turning SW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning fog in the southeast. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Monday Sunny. Light winds.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 7||100||S 15||64|
||11||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 12||76||ESE 13||49|
||7||10||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 4||100||SE 4||100|
||11||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||S 11||73||SSE 17||40|
||7||10||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 4||100||SE 5||100|
||8||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 24||82||SW 21||57|
12:52 EDT The Lizard Island Resort off Cape York in far north Queensland says it should be able to announce a new reopening date within a fortnight.