Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 40 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Winds tending southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Fri 11:42 EDT
12:52 EDT The Lizard Island Resort off Cape York in far north Queensland says it should be able to announce a new reopening date within a fortnight.