Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:07 pm EST on Thursday 3 December 2020.

Weather Situation

A high [1022 hPa] lies over the Tasman Sea, extending a ridge onto the Queensland east coast. A new high will move into the Tasman Sea later in the week, maintaining the ridge along the central east coast. A trough approaches the southeast coast early next week, moving offshore on Tuesday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay by early evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 4 December

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending northerly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Saturday 5 December

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay by early evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 6 December

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times in the afternoon and evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 4:45 am EST Friday.

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