Wednesday Clear. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog south of Yunta in the morning. The chance of showers west of Leigh Creek at night. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Patches of light morning frost south of Yunta. The chance of isolated showers northwest of Leigh Creek. Mostly sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower north of Leigh Creek, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||36||ESE 22||18|
||8||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||21||E 25||10|
||10||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 25||22||E 27||10|
||11||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 28||17||ESE 27||11|
||10||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||23||E 27||12|
||3||23||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 10||35||ESE 16||15|
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.