Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots at times. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres. Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning, increasing to 35 knots south of Merimbula in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of Green Cape. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of Merimbula. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 16:05 EDT
18:27 EDT South-east Queensland is experiencing an autumn scorcher today as hot air moves in from long-suffering western regions.