Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 17 February 2019.

Weather Situation

A high in the Tasman Sea will maintain a ridge over southern Queensland waters for the next few days. East to southeasterly swells are expected to increase over southern waters over the next few days. Seas and swells are likely to increase significantly from mid-week as severe tropical cyclone Oma moves south-southwestwards over the Coral Sea.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Light southwesterly winds inshore early.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the northern bay.
Swell
Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Monday 18 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Light southwesterly winds inshore early.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 19 February

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 3:50 pm EST Sunday.

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