Southeast Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:23 pm EST on Tuesday 31 May 2016.

Weather Situation

An upper trough over central Queensland will move east during the 36 hours, shifting off the east coast during Wednesday. Meanwhile, a more substantial upper trough will amplify over southeastern Australia later in the week and move across southern Queensland during Friday and Saturday. A high near Tasmania will move slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea in the coming days, extending a strengthening ridge along the east coast.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Wednesday 1 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Beaudesert 8 24
Possible shower. Brisbane 13 24
Partly cloudy. Gatton 10 24
Partly cloudy. Ipswich 8 24
Possible shower. Logan Central 11 23
Shower or two. Maroochydore 13 23
Shower or two developing. Redcliffe 14 22
Shower or two. Surfers Paradise 13 23

Thursday 2 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Friday 3 June

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Saturday 4 June

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers and areas of rain. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

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

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