Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Tuesday 28 April 2015.

Weather Situation

A strong high over the Great Australian Bight will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining a firm ridge along Queensland's east coast. A trough or low may form off the Capricornia coast on Thursday, and then drift south to Queensland's far southeast coast by Friday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Wednesday 29 April

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.

Thursday 30 April

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Friday 1 May

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting westerly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly 1 to 2 metres in the northern bay.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

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 Wednesday.

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