Central Coast and Whitsundays Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 23 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge along much of the eastern Queensland coast. A series of weak upper troughs will move across southern Queensland during the next week, but little weather is expected with the passage of these troughs. A surface trough will move through inland Queensland during Wednesday, and then off the southern coast during Thursday morning.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog inland early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning shower or two. Mackay 26
Partly cloudy. Bowen 28

Wednesday 24 May

The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Thursday 25 May

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Friday 26 May

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

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

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