Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of isolated light showers near the coast during this afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Winds NW and light tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Isolated showers near the coast in the evening. Winds W/SW and light becoming N/NW during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 5||57||WSW 14||44|
||11||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 8||65||W 14||52|
||5||18||50%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 7||67||SW 16||44|
16:10 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.