Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 6:46 am EST on Friday 27 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A near stationary surface trough extends from the Gulf Country to the southeast interior, and an upper level trough will weaken as it moves across southeast Queensland today. A high south of the continent will push a southerly change across southeast Queensland tomorrow. The high will then develop a ridge along the east coast over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:40 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Bundaberg 31
Showers. Possible storm. Gympie 31
Possible shower. Hervey Bay 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Kingaroy 29
Shower or two. Possible storm. Maryborough 32
Shower or two. Possible storm. Gayndah 31

Saturday 28 March

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 29 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Monday 30 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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