Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 22 November 2018
for the period until midnight EST Monday 26 November 2018.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough is moving north and east across the state and is leading to a band of showers and thunderstorms shifting northeastwards through northern and eastern Queensland. A dry air mass will extend over the Queensland interior in the wake of the trough and should also spread to central districts during Friday as the surface trough shifts further northeast. Cooler conditions will persist over the central and southern interior in the wake of the trough. Temperatures will remain above average over east coast districts, and increase to well above the average over central districts and the northeast of the state during the weekend with heatwave conditions developing.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 22 November

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Forecast for Friday 23 November

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
19
Max
32
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
30
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
31
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
19
Max
31
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
11
Max
27
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
18
Max
33

Fire Danger: Very High

Sun protection 7:20am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Forecast for Saturday 24 November

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
17
Max
32
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
31
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
32
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
18
Max
32
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
28
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
16
Max
33

Forecast for Sunday 25 November

Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Bundaberg
Mostly sunny.
Min
18
Max
33
Gayndah
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
36
Gympie
Mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
35
Hervey Bay
Mostly sunny.
Min
19
Max
32
Kingaroy
Mostly sunny.
Min
14
Max
33
Maryborough
Mostly sunny.
Min
17
Max
35

Forecast for Monday 26 November

Hot and sunny. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
20
Max
35
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
19
Max
36
Gympie
Hot and sunny.
Min
18
Max
36
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
20
Max
34
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
33
Maryborough
Hot and sunny.
Min
19
Max
36

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

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