Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Monday 24 October 2016
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 27 October 2016.
An upper trough extends over the tropics, contracting offshore completely during Tuesday, while an associated surface trough is moving north along the tropical east coast. A high over western New South Wales will shift eastwards into the southern Coral Sea during Tuesday, extending a ridge throughout most of Queensland.
Forecast for the rest of Monday 24 October
Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending easterly in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Fire Danger: High
Sun protection 7:50am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Forecast for Tuesday 25 October
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Forecast for Wednesday 26 October
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Forecast for Thursday 27 October
Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Monday.
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