Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, tending southerly at similar speeds in the middle of the day. Wind easing to 15/20 knots this evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. 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: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.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.