Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
North Tropical Coast and Tablelands District Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 25 October 2016
for the period until midnight EST Friday 28 October 2016.
A high over southeast Queensland will shift eastwards into the northern Tasman Sea during today, extending a ridge throughout most of Queensland. A surface trough will enter the far southwest of the state late on Wednesday as an weak upper trough moves across South Australia.
Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 25 October
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 33.
Fire Danger: High
Sun protection 8:10am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]
Forecast for Wednesday 26 October
Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.
Forecast for Thursday 27 October
Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.
Forecast for Friday 28 October
Sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Tuesday.
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