Wednesday Mostly clear. Isolated showers and the chance of thunderstorms in the far east in the early evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE early in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning N 25 to 35 km/h during the day then tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of rainfall in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h during the day then turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||28||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 24||44||NW 36||30|
||14||26||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 27||54||WSW 27||58|
||17||29||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 27||43||W 32||45|
||14||29||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 25||48||WNW 33||39|
||17||31||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 25||37||NW 36||25|
||14||29||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 26||44||NW 35||32|
||16||29||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 26||47||WSW 26||51|
||14||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 22||28||NNW 39||15|
||15||27||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 26||51||WSW 29||55|
||12||26||90%||10-20mm||Nil||NNW 26||57||WSW 26||60|
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.