Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots shifting southerly early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 10:29 EDT
09:43 EDT The small north Queensland town of Georgetown has copped its fair share of hurt this year.