Central Coast and Whitsundays District

IDQ10160

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Central Coast and Whitsundays District Forecast

Issued at 5:00 am EST on Thursday 14 November 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 17 November 2019.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the southern Gulf to the southeast inland separating a very dry airmass to the west of the trough, and a moist air mass to the east. The trough will be slow moving during the next few days with some showers and thunderstorms possible in the moist air mass to the east. Very High fire dangers will persist in much of eastern Queensland over the next couple of days, with Severe fire dangers about parts of southeastern Queensland possible from Friday and over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 14 November

Hot. Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Bowen
Mostly sunny.
Max
31
Mackay
Mostly sunny.
Max
32

Fire Danger: High

Sun protection 7:50am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Forecast for Friday 15 November

Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Bowen
Mostly sunny.
Min
21
Max
31
Mackay
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31

Forecast for Saturday 16 November

Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Bowen
Mostly sunny.
Min
21
Max
31
Mackay
Mostly sunny.
Min
21
Max
31

Forecast for Sunday 17 November

Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Bowen
Mostly sunny.
Min
21
Max
31
Mackay
Sunny.
Min
21
Max
31

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

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