Capricornia Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 30 April 2016.

Weather Situation

A large high in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge over eastern Queensland. The ridge will gradually relax over the coming days as the high shifts slowly eastwards. A trough will enter southwestern Queensland today and should then shift slowly eastwards over the southern half of the state during the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Gladstone 28
Shower or two. Rockhampton 29
Possible shower. Biloela 30
Shower or two. Yeppoon 27

Sunday 1 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 2 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Tuesday 3 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.

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