North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Tue 04:10 EDT
20:55 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.