Whitsunday forecast:

Issued at 4:15 pm on Friday 27 March 2015

Saturday 28 March

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Fire danger - High

UV Alert - from 8:40 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Bowen Possible shower. Max 32
Mackay Partly cloudy.
Max 31

Sunday 29 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Bowen Possible shower. Max 32
Mackay Shower or two.
Max 30

Monday 30 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Bowen Possible shower. Max 32
Mackay Shower or two.
Max 30

Tuesday 31 March

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bowen Shower or two. Max 31
Mackay Shower or two.
Max 28


Marine forecast:

(Mackay Forecast)

Saturday 28 March

Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.


Sunday 29 March

Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.


Monday 30 March

Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.


Sat 28 Mar

High 6:20 am
3.32 m
Low 1:01 pm
1.00 m
High 7:04 pm
2.73 m
   
 

Sun 29 Mar

Low 12:52 am
1.07 m
High 7:18 am
3.44 m
Low 1:50 pm
0.85 m
High 7:54 pm
2.92 m

Mon 30 Mar

Low 1:43 am
0.95 m
High 8:03 am
3.52 m
Low 2:29 pm
0.76 m
High 8:34 pm
3.05 m

Tue 31 Mar

Low 2:24 am
0.88 m
High 8:41 am
3.53 m
Low 3:01 pm
0.74 m
High 9:07 pm
3.13 m

Wed 1 Apr

Low 2:57 am
0.86 m
High 9:12 am
3.49 m
Low 3:28 pm
0.75 m
High 9:36 pm
3.18 m

Thu 2 Apr

Low 3:27 am
0.86 m
High 9:40 am
3.43 m
Low 3:52 pm
0.76 m
High 10:03 pm
3.22 m

Fri 3 Apr

Low 3:55 am
0.88 m
High 10:08 am
3.35 m
Low 4:15 pm
0.77 m
High 10:30 pm
3.26 m