|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 30 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the afternoon.Issued Thu 04:34 EST
17:48 EST Queensland cotton growers are planting only 20 per cent of the crop they planted last year as the drought continues to take its toll.