Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 1 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the northwest of the state to the southeast interior and will remain in the same general area over the next few days. A mid level high over central Australia will maintain hot temperatures across the southern interior well into next week. A trough will move northwards through southeastern Queensland on Monday. The ridge will develop a little along the east coast into mid next week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:20 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Gladstone 31
Partly cloudy. Rockhampton 33
Partly cloudy. Biloela 33
Partly cloudy. Yeppoon 30

Monday 2 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Tuesday 3 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Wednesday 4 March

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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

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