Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning in the north and east. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||38||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 19||23||ESE 13||20|
||23||38||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 16||32||SSE 11||20|
||25||38||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 22||24||SE 15||20|
||22||38||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 12||60||ESE 10||33|
||23||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||29||SSE 12||20|
||23||35||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||26||SE 11||20|
21:39 EDT Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to make extra grants available to cyclone-affected farmers in central Queensland.