Pilot Heatwave Service for Australia

Heatwave Assessments

Heatwave Situation for Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (3 days starting 25/03/2015)

No significant heatwave conditions expected.

Heatwave Situation for Thursday, Friday, & Saturday (3 days starting 26/03/2015)

No heatwave conditions expected.

Forecast issued at 12:17 pm EDT on Friday 27 March 2015.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)

Please be aware

Pilot Heatwave Forecast is a Bureau of Meteorology product that shows the location of heatwaves, severe heatwaves and extreme heatwaves for the last two days and the next four days. It uses some analysis Numerical Weather Prediction model data, not the Official Forecast data.

Please refer to official Bureau of Meteorology products for information on how hot each day and night will be during the three day period.

This product is a pilot version that utilises model forecast data and is supplied for evaluation purposes, and that service interruptions are possible.

Heatwave Forecasts

Heatwave Situation for Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (3 days starting 27/03/2015)

No heatwave conditions expected.

Heatwave Situation for Saturday, Sunday, & Monday (3 days starting 28/03/2015)

A small, isolated pocket of potential low intensity heatwave condition develops in the Gulf Country District of Queensland.

Heatwave Situation for Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday (3 days starting 29/03/2015)

Isolated pocket of potential low intensity heatwave conditions in the Gulf Country District of Queensland.

Heatwave Situation for Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday (3 days starting 30/03/2015)

Small, isolated pockets of potential low intensity heatwave conditions in the Gulf Country District of Queensland, near Broome in WA and about the far northwestern part of SA.

Heatwave Situation for Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (3 days starting 31/03/2015)

Severe to low intensity heatwave conditions persist in the Gulf Country District of QLD, southwest Kimberley district and in the far northwestern part of SA.

Forecast issued at 12:17 pm EDT on Friday 27 March 2015.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)