Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 19 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system moving eastwards across southern Australia is extending a firm ridge over South Queensland waters. The ridge is expected to combine with a low in the Tasman Sea to produce fresh to strong south to southwesterly winds over southern waters during the weekend. The high is likely to move over eastern New South Wales during Monday with winds easing as a result.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Saturday for Hervey Bay

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 20 August

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 21 August

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a light shower.

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 Saturday.

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