Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:00 pm EST on Wednesday 1 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad high pressure system over southeastern Australia will maintain a ridge along much the east Queensland coast. A trough moving across southeastern Australia will extend a fresh southwesterly wind change into southern waters during Thursday before a stronger southerly change moves through on Friday

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly clear.

Thursday 2 July

Winds
Southerly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then increasing to 15 to 20 knots in 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. Patchy fog inshore in the early morning with reduced visibility.

Friday 3 July

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell
North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Saturday 4 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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 Thursday.

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