Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, easing to 15/25 knots this evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres around midday, then tending southerly 2/2.5 metres by early evening. Sunday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Sat 11:03 EST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.