Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Yamba. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres. Sunday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, increasing to 1.5/2 metres north of Cape Byron during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending east to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Sat 22:03 EDT
01:05 EDT A spectacular storm hit parts of South East Queensland in the closing hours of voting in the state election.