Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 3 metres. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore in the afternoon and evening. Thursday: Southerly 15/25 knots, decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore in the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms from the morning. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the evening.Issued Wed 16:09 EST
16:53 EST The first shipment of sugar to leave the Port of Bundaberg since floods devastated south-east Queensland in January is setting sail this afternoon.