Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast
Issued at 5:01 am EST on Sunday 31 May 2015
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 3 June 2015.
A region of high pressure in the Tasman Sea extends a weakening ridge along the eastern Queensland coast. A series of upper troughs will extend cloud and possible patchy light rain into southwestern Queensland during Sunday. A surface trough will shift east over the state during Sunday, moving off the southern Queensland coast early Monday. A high will move east over southern Australia in the coming days, extending a cold, dry airmass into the southern half of Queensland in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday 31 May
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south this evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Fire Danger: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]
Forecast for Monday 1 June
Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.
Forecast for Tuesday 2 June
Sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the south. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.
Forecast for Wednesday 3 June
Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Sunday.
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