IMPORTANT: Heatwave warning for parts of QLD

PARTS of the Wide Bay and Burnett have been included in a warning for heatwave conditions this week.

heatwave warning
Photo by Jess Loiterton on

The Bureau of Meteorology issued a warning on Monday (5 December, 2022) just after 3pm.

NOW READ: Splashing good holiday fun on the Fraser Coast

Parts of the Fraser Coast are likely to be affected by a three-day heatwave situation starting tomorrow.

The worst affected areas can expect maximum temperatures to rise to the low to mid-forties during the day.

CLICK HERE to see the update from the Bureau of Meteorology.

According to the Queensland Government, a heatwave is a period of very hot weather, usually ranging from around 37C to 42C.

ALSO READ: Polystyrene recycling efforts soaring on the Fraser Coast

Officials said people should try and keep out of the heat, drink water regularly and – if you do go out – wear a wide brimmed hat, sunscreen and lightweight and light-coloured clothing.

For more information on how you can prepare for a heatwave, click here.

find it fraser coast

Hashtags: #goodnewsfrasercoast | #frasercoastnews | #frasercoast | #finditfrasercoast
Keywords: Good News Fraser Coast | Fraser Coast News | Hervey Bay news | Maryborough news | Find it Fraser Coast

Leave a Reply