Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending south to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning then becoming southerly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.Issued Tue 17:17 EDT
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.