Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system [1027] over the eastern Tasman Sea and a low pressure system [1016 hPa] off the central coast of New South Wales are generating fresh northerly winds over southern Queensland waters. A surface trough linked to the low is moving through southern Queensland coastal waters, however the trough will weaken today with the ridge then redeveloping over southern waters in the days ahead.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots during the morning, then turning northerly during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre in the northern bay.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 19 September

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre in the northern bay.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 20 September

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre in the northern bay.
Weather
Mostly 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 Wednesday.

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