Southeast Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 28 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system, currently over New South Wales, will move slowly east across the Tasman Sea during the next few days, extending a firm ridge into eastern Queensland. Moisture levels increase across the state from tomorrow as winds tend more onshore about the east Queensland coast. An upper level trough is expected to approach far southwest Queensland on Tuesday and then move eastwards across the southern interior on Wednesday whilst weakening. A more significant trough system will likely approach southwestern Queensland on Thursday and move east across the interior of the state on Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Light winds.

Monday 29 August

Sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:00am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Beaudesert 6 24
Mostly sunny. Brisbane 10 24
Sunny. Gatton 5 24
Sunny. Ipswich 4 25
Mostly sunny. Logan Central 9 24
Sunny. Maroochydore 9 24
Mostly sunny. Redcliffe 11 22
Mostly sunny. Surfers Paradise 11 24

Tuesday 30 August

Partly cloudy. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 31 August

Partly cloudy. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 1 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.

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