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 Saturday 28 February 2015
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the northwest of the state to the southeast interior and will remain in the same general area over the next few days. A mid level high over Central Australia will maintain hot temperatures across the southern interior well into next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 28 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Bundaberg
Possible shower.
Max
31
Gayndah
Possible shower developing.
Max
32
Gympie
Possible shower.
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Max
31
Kingaroy
Possible shower.
Max
30
Maryborough
Possible shower.
Max
31

Fire Danger: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Forecast for Sunday 1 March

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31
Gayndah
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
33
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
31
Hervey Bay
Mostly sunny.
Min
22
Max
31
Kingaroy
Partly cloudy.
Min
18
Max
31
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31

Forecast for Monday 2 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
32
Gayndah
Possible shower or storm.
Min
21
Max
33
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Min
19
Max
31
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31
Kingaroy
Possible shower or storm.
Min
18
Max
31
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
32

Forecast for Tuesday 3 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
32
Gayndah
Cloud clearing.
Min
21
Max
34
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
32
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
22
Max
31
Kingaroy
Cloud clearing.
Min
18
Max
32
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
32

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

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