Capricornia Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 6:46 am EST on Friday 27 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A near stationary surface trough extends from the Gulf Country to the southeast interior, and an upper level trough will weaken as it moves across southeast Queensland today. A high south of the continent will push a southerly change across southeast Queensland tomorrow. The high will then develop a ridge along the east coast over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:40 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible morning shower. Gladstone 31
Possible morning shower. Rockhampton 32
Shower or two. Possible storm. Biloela 31
Possible morning shower. Yeppoon 29

Saturday 28 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Sunday 29 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 30 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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