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 Friday 21 November 2014
for the period until midnight EST Monday 24 November 2014.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

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.

Bundaberg
Possible morning shower.
Max
30
Gayndah
Possible shower or storm.
Max
34
Gympie
Possible morning shower.
Max
32
Hervey Bay
Possible morning shower.
Max
29
Kingaroy
Hot. Possible storm.
Max
33
Maryborough
Possible morning shower.
Max
30

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.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
22
Max
31
Gayndah
Hot. Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
36
Gympie
Hot. Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
34
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
22
Max
30
Kingaroy
Hot. Possible storm.
Min
19
Max
34
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31

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.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
31
Gayndah
Hot. Cloud clearing.
Min
21
Max
35
Gympie
Cloud clearing.
Min
20
Max
34
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
30
Kingaroy
Hot. Cloud clearing.
Min
18
Max
34
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
31

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.

Bundaberg
Possible morning shower.
Min
20
Max
30
Gayndah
Mostly sunny.
Min
19
Max
35
Gympie
Mostly sunny.
Min
18
Max
33
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
30
Kingaroy
Hot and mostly sunny.
Min
16
Max
34
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
18
Max
31

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

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