Thursday Showers across the east, heavy northeast. Cool in the south and east, mild elsewhere.
Friday Showers, heaviest along the coast, patchy inland. Mild throughout, cooler about the S Tablelands.
Saturday Coastal showers and late rain in the southwest. Cool to mild throughout. Variable winds.
Sunday Showers along the N coast with brisk S winds. Cool in the south, mild in the north.
10:22 EST A leading climate scientist says there are some indications of improved seasonal conditions for parts of Queensland's west.