Wednesday Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers about the ranges above 1000 metres this evening. Isolated showers. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Isolated snow showers about the ranges above 1000 metres. Possible hail in the early morning, mainly in the south. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers near the coast in the early morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SW during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 26||67||SW 28||57|
||8||14||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 40||66||WSW 36||59|
||3||10||80%||1-5mm||Slight||NW 15||68||NW 11||67|
||8||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 50||67||SW 49||58|
||2||9||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 25||75||SW 20||65|
||7||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 30||66||WSW 27||58|
||8||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 33||62||SW 33||55|
||6||12||50%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 21||70||SW 16||65|
||1||12||50%||< 1mm||High||SW 14||60||SW 12||52|
||7||14||50%||1-5mm||Nil||W 20||69||SW 23||59|
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.