Wednesday Cloudy. Showers, falling as snow to around 500 metres. Possible hail this evening. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Scattered showers, falling as snow to around 700 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Scattered showers, falling as snow about higher ground above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 43||73||WNW 47||68|
||3||12||40%||1-5mm||Slight||W 22||78||W 23||66|
|Windy with rain
||1||4||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 33||100||SW 31||98|
||5||12||40%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 17||81||WSW 18||72|
||5||13||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 24||88||WSW 30||67|
||4||12||80%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 23||91||SW 25||70|
||4||11||80%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 18||87||W 19||76|
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.