Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Thursday Areas of fog about the ranges early in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Scattered showers in the west from the late morning, extending throughout from the early afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Isolated showers contracting to the far east during the afternoon. Winds W/SW 30 to 45 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the southeast in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then back to W/NW during the evening.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 29||74||SW 32||57|
||12||16||60%||10-20mm||Nil||WSW 44||75||WSW 39||67|
||7||12||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 19||79||NW 14||70|
||12||18||80%||10-20mm||Nil||WSW 48||70||WSW 53||65|
||5||11||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 22||82||SW 20||64|
||10||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 33||73||WSW 28||60|
||11||18||80%||10-20mm||Nil||W 38||69||WSW 40||61|
||8||13||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 25||85||WSW 20||69|
||3||14||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 11||80||SW 12||54|
||10||17||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 25||72||SW 24||57|
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.