Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Friday 17 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high [1025 hPa] south of Tasmania is extending a firm ridge over southern waters. The high will move east into the Tasman Sea over the next few days, maintaining the ridge over southern waters. A trough approaching over the weekend will turn winds northerly south of Gladstone from Saturday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly in the afternoon. Inshore winds reaching up to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 18 September

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 19 September

Winds
North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Inshore winds less then 10 knots in the early morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Friday.

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