Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 4:36 pm EST on Wednesday 28 January 2015
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 1 February 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough extends over the interior of the state and will likely remain slow moving until late in the week. A weakening ridge will persist along the southern Queensland coast during Thursday and Friday. An upper trough over the southern interior today before shifting northeast into central districts on Thursday and Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 28 January

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Forecast for Thursday 29 January

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly in the afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly and light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Possible early shower.
Min
20
Max
28
Gayndah
Cloudy.
Min
19
Max
28
Gympie
Cloudy.
Min
19
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Possible early shower.
Min
21
Max
28
Kingaroy
Cloudy.
Min
16
Max
27
Maryborough
Cloudy.
Min
20
Max
28

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Forecast for Friday 30 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Min
20
Max
31
Gayndah
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
31
Gympie
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
30
Kingaroy
Possible shower.
Min
16
Max
29
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
19
Max
30

Forecast for Saturday 31 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Min
21
Max
32
Gayndah
Possible morning shower.
Min
19
Max
33
Gympie
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
33
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
22
Max
32
Kingaroy
Possible shower.
Min
16
Max
32
Maryborough
Possible shower.
Min
19
Max
33

Forecast for Sunday 1 February

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
21
Max
34
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
20
Max
35
Gympie
Mostly sunny.
Min
19
Max
35
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
22
Max
33
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
17
Max
33
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
20
Max
35

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

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