Wednesday Showers and storms in north & in central-east. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in east, hot in west.
Thursday Hot in most areas. Cooler change crossing south. Showers/storms in tropics and later in southeast.
Friday Very warm in north & east with showers/storms. Mostly sunny and warm across southern interior.
Saturday Showers/storms, mainly tropics and on ranges. Light showers in southeast. Sunny in far west.
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.