Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Coen, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||31||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 23||78||WNW 27||70|
||24||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||71||NNW 14||53|
||23||34||40%||-||Nil||WNW 12||74||W 12||36|
||24||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 7||57||WNW 10||30|
||25||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||76||WNW 22||58|
07:19 EDT Hunter winemakers are hopeful that the 2015 red wine vintage can be saved despite recent heavy rains.