Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 26 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure lies along the east coast. A surface trough will move eastwards across southern Queensland during Monday and Tuesday. Hot conditions about central and southern districts will persist over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 36.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 8:00 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Gladstone 29
Sunny. Rockhampton 33
Possible late storm. Biloela 35
Sunny. Yeppoon 28

Monday 27 October

Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

Tuesday 28 October

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.

Wednesday 29 October

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 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

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

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