Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 25 September 2016
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 29 September 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A surface extends from near Kowanyama to near Fraser Island. This surface trough will move northeast and weaken as a ridge of high pressure develops over the southern interior early on Monday. A weak upper trough will move across the far southeast this afternoon and evening while another upper trough approaches the southwest of the state late on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday 25 September

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Forecast for Monday 26 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
15
Max
29
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
28
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
29
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
27
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
25
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
29

Fire Danger: High

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Forecast for Tuesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Bundaberg
Partly cloudy.
Min
14
Max
28
Gayndah
Partly cloudy.
Min
12
Max
27
Gympie
Mostly sunny.
Min
11
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Partly cloudy.
Min
13
Max
27
Kingaroy
Partly cloudy.
Min
9
Max
23
Maryborough
Partly cloudy.
Min
12
Max
28

Forecast for Wednesday 28 September

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
28
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
30
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
27
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
7
Max
27
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
11
Max
29

Forecast for Thursday 29 September

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Bundaberg
Shower or two.
Min
17
Max
26
Gayndah
Shower or two.
Min
15
Max
26
Gympie
Shower or two.
Min
14
Max
26
Hervey Bay
Shower or two.
Min
17
Max
26
Kingaroy
Shower or two.
Min
12
Max
23
Maryborough
Shower or two.
Min
16
Max
27

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

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