Capricornia Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 5:05 am EST on Saturday 29 November 2014.

Weather Situation

Slow moving high pressure centres in the Tasman Sea will maintain a ridge along the east Queensland coast during the forecast period. An upper trough will move northeastwards through the Wide Bay and Capricornia today before contracting east into the Coral Sea tonight. A broad area of low pressure extends through western Queensland and will persist through the forecast period.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 7:50 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Gladstone 29
Shower or two. Rockhampton 30
Shower or two. Possible storm. Biloela 31
Shower or two. Yeppoon 26

Sunday 30 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Monday 1 December

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Tuesday 2 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

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

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