Hervey Bay Waters Weather

Forecast

Hervey Bay

Issued at: 24/08/2017 04:45.

A weak ridge of high pressure extends through the southern Queensland waters. A surface trough lies through the southeastern interior of Queensland and will shift eastwards through today, most likely reaching Gold Coast waters late this evening. The trough should then progress north to Fraser Island through early Friday and through Capricornia waters on Friday morning. A high pressure centre over southern Australia will extend a fresh to strong southerly wind flow into southern waters in the wake of this trough during Friday and Saturday.
Thursday, 24/08/2017
Winds Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Below 1 metre.
Swell Below 0.5 metres.
Weather Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening.
Friday, 25/08/2017
Winds North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn. Winds tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon and increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
Seas Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell Below 0.5 metres.
Weather 40% chance of showers in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.
Saturday, 26/08/2017
Winds Southerly 15 to 25 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas 1 to 2 metres.
Swell North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 24/08/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Bundaberg   24 Aug 08:50

Anemometer Location: Airport. 27m above sea level. 16km from coast.

Wind

NW   7 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

20.8°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Hervey Bay   24 Aug 08:50

Anemometer Location: Airport. 14.5m above sea level. 2.5km from coast.

Wind

NNW   7 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

21.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Rainbow Beach   23 Aug 09:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 14.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

  0.0 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

19.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Double Island Point   24 Aug 08:50

Anemometer Location: On clifftop. 94.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

N   11 kts

Gusts

13 kts

Temp

21.8°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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