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|
||4||17||10%||< 1mm||Slight||W 15||85||SSE 20||54|
||9||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 27||74||SW 28||59|
||5||15||10%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 7||64||NW 6||56|
|Windy with showers
||9||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 34||75||SW 39||64|
||3||14||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 17||76||S 15||51|
||6||16||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 18||75||S 14||61|
||8||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 23||70||SW 24||61|
||6||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 13||70||SSW 9||61|
|Frost then sunny
||-1||15||5%||< 1mm||Severe||SSW 5||66||S 9||45|
||7||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 11||72||SSW 15||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.