Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of Point Perpendicular in the evening. Winds turning northerly in the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Point Perpendicular. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting southerly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots before dawn then tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Wed 16:05 EDT
16:32 EDT More than 130 volunteers, mostly grey nomads, have cleared more than 150 kilometres of debris-clogged fencing in Central Queensland as part of the clean-up from Cyclone Marcia.