Thursday: South to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Friday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore north of Green Cape early in the morning. Winds decreasing to 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, tending easterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:20 EDT
00:22 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.