Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Friday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the morning then becoming variable below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 11:01 EST
12:12 EST Rockhampton Regional Council in central Queensland says underground valves are the best solution to mitigate flooding in North Rockhampton.