Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 29 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system lies in the Tasman Sea offshore of the New South Wales coast. It is expected to weaken and shift slowly east southeast through the Tasman Sea during the forecast period. A high over southeastern Australia extends a firm ridge along the east Queensland coast. The high will weaken and shift east northeast towards the Tasman Sea during the forecast period, gradually relaxing the ridge.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Saturday 30 August

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Sunday 31 August

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.

Monday 1 September

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots tending northerly 10 to 15 knots during the day then tending northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.

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 Saturday.

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