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|
||5||16||60%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 23||80||WSW 28||57|
||9||15||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 38||76||WSW 38||66|
||4||11||60%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 13||69||NW 11||68|
||9||15||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 44||74||WSW 51||64|
||2||10||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 20||78||SW 20||62|
||6||16||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 26||76||SW 24||58|
||7||16||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 31||72||WSW 34||59|
||6||14||60%||< 1mm||Nil||W 19||74||SW 16||67|
||-1||14||60%||< 1mm||Severe||SW 10||68||SSW 12||46|
||6||16||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 18||74||WSW 22||58|
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.