Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Thursday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Patchy fog and light frost in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 20||53||-||-|
||5||22||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 12||48||SW 16||21|
||5||22||10%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 5||66||SSW 7||28|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||58||SSE 12||34|
|Frost then sunny
||1||19||5%||< 1mm||High||SSW 15||55||SW 17||28|
||14||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 28||57||SSW 14||43|
||6||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 14||54||SSW 13||29|
||10||20||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||59||SSE 13||48|
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.