South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Port Kembla in the late morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2 metres, tending southeasterly 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 04:10 EST
13:10 EST Disaster support group BlazeAid has sent a new lot of volunteers to north-west Queensland to help landholders in drought.