Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Friday 30 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A ridge extends over Great Australian Bight into southeast Queensland, whilst a low is developing over the western Tasman Sea. These systems will result in moderate southeasterly winds over southern Queensland waters. Winds should decrease late today Friday and Saturday as the ridge and low slip further south.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower during the morning and afternoon.

Saturday 31 January

Winds
Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 1 February

Winds
Variable below 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 knots during the day then tending easterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

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 3:50 pm EST Friday.

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