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Friday: SW increasing 20/30 kts
Saturday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting north to northeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres.

Issued Thu 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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Weather News

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18:30 EST

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Wet to dry in 12 months: After record June rain last year, worried farmers look to skies for more

16:51 EST

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BOM weather forecast shows cold snap for south-east Queensland over weekend

16:09 EST

South-east Queensland's above-average winter temperatures are set to plummet as a cold snap hits the region on Friday, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.