Thursday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Merimbula in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the late morning. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore north of Merimbula early in the morning. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon then becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:07 EDT
15:54 EDT Wild weather has lashed the Southern Downs grape growing region south of Stanthorpe.