Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast
Issued at 5:01 am EST on Friday 21 November 2014
for the period until midnight EST Monday 24 November 2014.
A broad area of low pressure will persist through the interior of the state during the forecast period, maintaining hot conditions through western districts and into the southern and central inland into early next week. A high in the Tasman Sea will maintain a weak ridge along the east Queensland coast over the next few days.
Forecast for the rest of Friday 21 November
Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms inland from late this morning. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.
Fire Danger: Low-Moderate
UV Alert from 7:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]
Forecast for Saturday 22 November
Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast during the morning and inland in the afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Forecast for Sunday 23 November
Hot. Cloud clearing. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Forecast for Monday 24 November
Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.
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