Southeast Coast Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 17 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A ridge lies over the state, extending from a high pressure system south of Tasmania. The high will move east into the Tasman Sea over the next few days, maintaining a firm ridge over the east of the state. A trough will move into the southwest late on Friday, moving slowly eastwards across the south of the state over the weekend while weakening. The trough is likely to strengthen again over central and southeastern parts of the state on Monday and move quickly east, likely moving offshore late Monday or Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:30am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Beaudesert 25
Mostly sunny. Brisbane 24
Mostly sunny. Gatton 26
Mostly sunny. Ipswich 26
Mostly sunny. Logan Central 24
Mostly sunny. Maroochydore 22
Mostly sunny. Redcliffe 22
Mostly sunny. Surfers Paradise 23

Saturday 18 September

The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 19 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Monday 20 September

The chance of morning fog. Sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

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

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