Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 30 June 2016.

Weather Situation

A high over northern New South Wales will move eastwards in to the Coral Sea through today whilst weakening. A trough is likely to move through southern Queensland waters early on Friday. A new high will then move across the south of the continent on Friday and over the weekend, extending a weak ridge into southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Friday 1 July

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day and reaching up to 20 knots at times during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Saturday 2 July

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 3 July

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly during the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 4:45 am EST Friday.

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