Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast
Issued at 5:01 am EST on Saturday 31 January 2015
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 3 February 2015.
A deep low in the Tasman Sea will move to the southeast over the weekend, whilst a high in the Southern Ocean will move slowly eastwards over the next few days whilst strengthening. A trough over the interior of the state will move eastwards through today. A weak upper trough will move eastwards across southern Queensland today, contacting of the east coast tonight. A more significant upper trough will enter the southwest of the state early next week.
Forecast for the rest of Saturday 31 January
Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Fire Danger: High
UV Alert from 8:00 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]
Forecast for Sunday 1 February
Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Forecast for Monday 2 February
Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Forecast for Tuesday 3 February
Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Saturday.
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