Wednesday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent in the southeast. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Scattered showers, more frequent in the east. Isolated snow showers in the east above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost about the ranges in the early morning. The chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||65||SSE 14||59|
||4||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||W 11||79||SSE 18||59|
||1||15||5%||< 1mm||High||SSE 15||76||S 18||51|
||7||16||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 7||77||SSW 13||56|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||77||SSE 13||57|
||7||15||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 8||84||SSW 13||70|
||10||16||10%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 9||75||SSW 13||63|
||1||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 8||75||SE 12||54|
||9||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||77||SW 13||66|
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.