Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 4:34 pm EST on Sunday 29 March 2015
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 2 April 2015.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface trough will remain slow moving through the interior of the state during the next couple of days before weakening mid week. A slow moving high over the western Tasman Sea will maintain a firm ridge along the east Queensland coast during the forecast period. An upper level trough over northwestern New South Wales is expected to amplify as it moves east northeast over southern and central Queensland during Monday and Tuesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday 29 March

Mostly clear. The slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Forecast for Monday 30 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
20
Max
30
Gayndah
Partly cloudy.
Min
17
Max
30
Gympie
Partly cloudy.
Min
18
Max
29
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
21
Max
30
Kingaroy
Partly cloudy.
Min
15
Max
28
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
19
Max
30

Fire Danger: High

UV Alert from 8:40 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Forecast for Tuesday 31 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
19
Max
29
Gayndah
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
28
Gympie
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
17
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
20
Max
29
Kingaroy
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
15
Max
27
Maryborough
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Min
18
Max
29

Forecast for Wednesday 1 April

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
27
Gayndah
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
27
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
27
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
27
Kingaroy
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
25
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
27

Forecast for Thursday 2 April

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
28
Gayndah
Possible shower.
Min
18
Max
27
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
18
Max
26
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
20
Max
28
Kingaroy
Possible shower.
Min
15
Max
26
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
19
Max
27

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.

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