Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Monday Mostly clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 20||49||SSW 20||20|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 16||52||SW 19||27|
||4||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 8||63||WSW 12||25|
||4||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 18||62||S 12||27|
|Frost then sunny
||0||17||5%||< 1mm||High||SSW 16||65||SW 24||32|
||12||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 31||69||S 15||47|
||5||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 18||56||WSW 14||25|
||10||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 24||60||SSE 12||36|
||2||20||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSW 15||56||SSW 15||31|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 16||52||SW 18||27|
||10||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 18||55||SSE 10||37|
||11||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 30||69||S 16||47|
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.