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 Wednesday 1 June 2016
for the period until midnight EST Saturday 4 June 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

An upper trough over central Queensland will move east through today, shifting off the east coast tonight. Meanwhile, a more substantial upper trough will amplify over southeastern Australia from Thursday and move across southern Queensland during Friday and Saturday. A high near Tasmania will move slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea in the coming days, extending a firm ridge along the east coast.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 1 June

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Bundaberg
Showers increasing.
Max
23
Gayndah
Possible late shower.
Max
23
Gympie
Shower or two.
Max
23
Hervey Bay
Showers increasing.
Max
24
Kingaroy
Possible shower developing.
Max
20
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Max
24

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Forecast for Thursday 2 June

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
15
Max
24
Gayndah
Shower or two.
Min
12
Max
24
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
12
Max
23
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
14
Max
24
Kingaroy
Shower or two.
Min
8
Max
21
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
13
Max
24

Forecast for Friday 3 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and areas of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
15
Max
25
Gayndah
Rain at times.
Min
12
Max
26
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
11
Max
23
Hervey Bay
Showers.
Min
14
Max
25
Kingaroy
Rain at times.
Min
8
Max
22
Maryborough
Showers.
Min
13
Max
25

Forecast for Saturday 4 June

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and areas of rain. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting west to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Bundaberg
Rain at times.
Min
16
Max
26
Gayndah
Rain at times.
Min
14
Max
25
Gympie
Rain at times.
Min
13
Max
24
Hervey Bay
Showers.
Min
15
Max
25
Kingaroy
Rain at times.
Min
10
Max
22
Maryborough
Rain at times.
Min
14
Max
26

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

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