Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of isolated light showers during this afternoon. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 25 km/h in the late morning then becoming N/NW and light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. The chance of light showers during the morning. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then turning N in the late afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Isolated showers clearing by the afternoon. Chance of showers about the coasts developing during late evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming W/SW and light during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Isolated showers. Winds W/SW and light becoming NW during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||61||WSW 24||57|
||7||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 12||67||WSW 18||45|
||9||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 14||69||WSW 21||49|
||7||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 13||65||WSW 21||43|
||12||17||50%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||61||WSW 20||56|
16:10 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.