Wednesday Clear. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Sunny day. Isolated showers along the coastal fringe during the evening, extending throughout at night. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||26||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 4||46||NNW 6||21|
||16||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 11||55||ENE 22||52|
||13||24||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 4||48||NNE 13||46|
||16||23||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||52||ENE 12||47|
||8||28||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 5||38||WSW 6||20|
||14||24||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 6||47||NNE 22||44|
||11||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 7||45||E 17||46|
||12||25||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 1||41||E 6||37|
||9||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 5||52||NNE 10||34|
||11||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 3||48||E 11||46|
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.