Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 3:54 pm EST on Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A high in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters. The ridge will relax from the south tonight and Wednesday as the high shifts further east and weakens. A trough will move northwards along the New South Wales coast during Thursday and is expected to enter far southern Queensland waters Thursday evening.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Wednesday 4 March

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Thursday 5 March

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending northerly in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Friday 6 March

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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