Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of Port Kembla. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Port Kembla. Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning then becoming east to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:20 EDT
00:22 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.