Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 4:19 pm EST on Thursday 29 September 2016
for the period until midnight EST Monday 3 October 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure extends from a high over the southern Coral Sea to the northern tropical coast. An upper trough is maintaining a cloud band over central and southern Queensland and will shift eastwards tonight and off much of the east coast early on Friday. A cold front associated with the upper trough will also move eastwards through eastern Queensland tonight, reaching the Coral Sea as far north as about Cardwell early Friday morning. The next upper trough will approach southwestern Queensland late Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday 29 September

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Forecast for Friday 30 September

Mostly sunny. High (80%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (50%) chance elsewhere, clearing during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 29.

Bundaberg
Early shower or two.
Min
18
Max
29
Gayndah
Early shower or two.
Min
14
Max
27
Gympie
Early shower or two.
Min
15
Max
27
Hervey Bay
Early shower or two.
Min
16
Max
28
Kingaroy
Early shower or two.
Min
10
Max
22
Maryborough
Early shower or two.
Min
16
Max
29

Fire Danger: Very High

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Forecast for Saturday 1 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
28
Gayndah
Mostly sunny.
Min
9
Max
29
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
26
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
6
Max
24
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
29

Forecast for Sunday 2 October

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Mostly sunny.
Min
13
Max
29
Gayndah
Mostly sunny.
Min
10
Max
33
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
31
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
28
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
29
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
11
Max
30

Forecast for Monday 3 October

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
28
Gayndah
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
29
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
15
Max
27
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
17
Max
27
Kingaroy
Shower or two.
Min
13
Max
24
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
16
Max
28

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

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