Whitsunday forecast:

Issued at 5:00 am on Tuesday 03 March 2015

Tuesday 03 March

Slight (20%) chance of a shower this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Fire danger - High

UV Alert - from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Bowen Possible shower. Max 33
Mackay Possible shower.
Max 31

Wednesday 04 March

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Bowen Possible shower. Max 33
Mackay Mostly sunny.
Max 31

Thursday 05 March

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending north to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Bowen Sunny. Max 33
Mackay Sunny.
Max 32

Friday 06 March

Hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Bowen Possible afternoon shower. Max 34
Mackay Possible late shower.
Max 33


Marine forecast:

(Mackay Forecast)

Tuesday 03 March

Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.


Wednesday 04 March

Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.


Thursday 05 March

Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Mostly sunny.


Tue 3 Mar

Low 3:19 am
0.70 m
High 9:43 am
3.68 m
Low 4:02 pm
0.82 m
High 9:59 pm
3.04 m

Wed 4 Mar

Low 3:47 am
0.72 m
High 10:11 am
3.62 m
Low 4:26 pm
0.85 m
High 10:25 pm
3.05 m

Thu 5 Mar

Low 4:14 am
0.76 m
High 10:38 am
3.55 m
Low 4:49 pm
0.87 m
High 10:52 pm
3.06 m

Fri 6 Mar

Low 4:42 am
0.83 m
High 11:05 am
3.45 m
Low 5:13 pm
0.90 m
High 11:20 pm
3.06 m

Sat 7 Mar

Low 5:12 am
0.92 m
High 11:32 am
3.32 m
Low 5:39 pm
0.94 m
High 11:50 pm
3.03 m

Sun 8 Mar

Low 5:43 am
1.06 m
High 11:58 am
3.15 m
Low 6:03 pm
1.01 m
   
 

Mon 9 Mar

High 12:21 am
2.99 m
Low 6:14 am
1.22 m
High 12:24 pm
2.96 m
Low 6:27 pm
1.08 m