Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Wednesday Clear. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then tending E/NE in the evening.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||59||E 21||48|
||20||38||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||51||E 13||24|
||20||34||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 5||73||E 10||53|
||23||32||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||54||ESE 19||48|
||17||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 11||59||ESE 10||27|
||25||30||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 22||64||ESE 19||64|
||20||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 14||54||ESE 17||40|
||22||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||65||ESE 15||63|
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.