Thursday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the south early this morning. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers until late afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending SW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE and light becoming W/SW during the morning then becoming N/NE during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||19||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 14||86||SW 19||61|
||12||19||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 18||82||SW 21||61|
||14||23||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 11||74||SSW 18||53|
||12||21||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 19||77||SSW 24||46|
||11||22||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 18||79||SSW 26||55|
17:54 EST It's the possible double whammy of flood damage and the mysterious disease, yellow canopy syndrome, that are really worrying cane growers in North Queensland.