Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 5:01 am EST on Tuesday 5 May 2015
for the period until midnight EST Friday 8 May 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough will enter western Queensland today and move rapidly east, contracting off the southern coast early Wednesday. Warm conditions are expected over much of the state today, contracting into northern, central and southeastern parts on Wednesday as a cooler southerly wind flow extends through the west. A high will develop over southwestern Australia on Wednesday, extending a firm ridge into Queensland in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday 5 May

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. The slight (20%) chance of a shower, mostly near the coast. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Max
27
Gayndah
Partly cloudy.
Max
29
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Possible shower.
Max
27
Kingaroy
Partly cloudy.
Max
26
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Max
28

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:10 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

Forecast for Wednesday 6 May

Areas of fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Early fog then sunny.
Min
16
Max
29
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
30
Gympie
Early fog then sunny.
Min
13
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
16
Max
28
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
27
Maryborough
Early fog then sunny.
Min
15
Max
29

Forecast for Thursday 7 May

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Mostly sunny.
Min
15
Max
27
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
26
Gympie
Mostly sunny.
Min
11
Max
26
Hervey Bay
Possible shower.
Min
14
Max
26
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
23
Maryborough
Possible shower.
Min
13
Max
27

Forecast for Friday 8 May

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Min
14
Max
26
Gayndah
Mostly sunny.
Min
10
Max
26
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Min
12
Max
25
Hervey Bay
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
25
Kingaroy
Mostly sunny.
Min
6
Max
23
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
14
Max
26

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

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