Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Thursday 24 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over the southwestern Tasman Sea extends a ridge along the Queensland east coast. The high will move slowly eastwards and is expected to be situated over the central Tasman Sea by Friday. A trough will enter far southwestern Queensland today and move eastwards affecting southern and central areas of the state on Friday and Saturday. The trough should move through the southeast early on Sunday, while another high develops over central New South Wales in its wake.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers along the coastal fringe. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Bundaberg 24
Partly cloudy. Gympie 23
Possible shower. Hervey Bay 22
Partly cloudy. Kingaroy 21
Possible shower. Maryborough 23
Mostly sunny. Gayndah 25

Friday 25 July

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 26 July

Isolated showers developing with isolated late thunderstorms in the southwest. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 27 July

The chance of showers near the coast in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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