Hervey Bay Waters Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:51 pm EST on Saturday 28 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A surface trough lies near Fraser Island and is expected to weaken overnight before shifting north through Capricornia waters during Sunday. A weak ridge extends along the east Queensland coast. A new high will enter the western Tasman Sea during Sunday and then strengthen as it shifts slowly east, reinforcing the ridge.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday 29 March

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Monday 30 March

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 31 March

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell
Northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 Sunday.

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