Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Crowdy Head in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Macquarie by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms inshore during the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northerly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the late morning. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:07 EDT
15:54 EDT Wild weather has lashed the Southern Downs grape growing region south of Stanthorpe.