Southeast Coast Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high [1027 hPa] over the eastern Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along Queensland's northeast coast. A low pressure system over New South Wales extends a surface trough north, which will continue moving eastwards off the southeast coast today. The trough will weaken today, with a high [1033 hPa] over the Tasman Sea then extending another ridge throughout the state on Thursday. A surface trough will move into the far southwest of the state late on Friday, with the trough then moving slowly eastwards over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Sunny. Areas of raised dust in the Lockyer Valley early this morning. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending southwesterly in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Very High

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Beaudesert 28
Sunny. Brisbane 28
Sunny. Gatton 28
Sunny. Ipswich 29
Sunny. Logan Central 28
Sunny. Maroochydore 26
Sunny. Redcliffe 26
Sunny. Surfers Paradise 25

Thursday 19 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Friday 20 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Saturday 21 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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