Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 1 May 2016
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 4 May 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A large high in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over eastern Queensland. The ridge will gradually relax over the coming days as the high shifts slowly eastwards. A weak trough near Fraser Island will move southwards across southeast Queensland today before shifting eastwards during the afternoon and evening. A cold front over southwestern Queensland will shift slowly eastwards over the southern half of the state during the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday 1 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Max
28
Gayndah
Shower or two.
Max
30
Gympie
Shower or two.
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Max
27
Kingaroy
Shower or two.
Max
27
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Max
28

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Forecast for Monday 2 May

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Min
19
Max
29
Gayndah
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
32
Gympie
Possible shower.
Min
17
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
28
Kingaroy
Possible shower or storm.
Min
16
Max
29
Maryborough
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
29

Forecast for Tuesday 3 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
29
Gayndah
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
31
Gympie
Possible shower.
Min
17
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
28
Kingaroy
Possible early shower.
Min
15
Max
27
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
29

Forecast for Wednesday 4 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
29
Gayndah
Partly cloudy.
Min
17
Max
30
Gympie
Possible early shower.
Min
16
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
28
Kingaroy
Partly cloudy.
Min
13
Max
26
Maryborough
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
29

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

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