Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 25 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over the northern Tasman Sea extends a ridge along the Queensland east coast. The high will move slowly eastwards over the next few days before starting to weaken. A trough over southwestern Queensland will move eastwards during Saturday and off the southeast coast early on Sunday. Another high will develop over central New South Wales in its wake.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near the coast. Light winds.

Saturday 26 July

Cloudy. Patchy fog in the north early in the morning. The chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible afternoon shower. Gladstone 15 24
Possible afternoon shower. Rockhampton 13 25
Cloudy. Biloela 11 23
Possible shower. Yeppoon 15 22

Sunday 27 July

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Monday 28 July

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Tuesday 29 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Saturday.

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