Thursday Sunny most areas and hot in central and north. Cooler in southwest with a few showers near coast.
Friday Early drizzle and light rain in the southern coast. Warm in the west in fresh ENE'ly winds.
Saturday Just patches of light rain and drizzle in south. Dry and sunny elsewhere.
Sunday Light showers in the south coasts clearing. Sunny and dry elsewhere. Cooler in the SW.
17:54 EST It's the possible double whammy of flood damage and the mysterious disease, yellow canopy syndrome, that are really worrying cane growers in North Queensland.