Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 7 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A surface trough lies through parts of central and northern Queensland, leading to unsettled weather in parts of the north. The trough will slowly push west over the coming days as a ridge of high pressure develops along the Queensland coastline. A high in the Great Australian Bight will direct a stable and cooler southerly flow over southern Queensland.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:30am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bundaberg 29
Partly cloudy. Gympie 27
Mostly sunny. Hervey Bay 28
Partly cloudy. Kingaroy 26
Mostly sunny. Maryborough 28
Partly cloudy. Gayndah 29

Wednesday 8 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Thursday 9 April

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Friday 10 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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