Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots tending southerly at similar speeds in the middle of the day. Winds easing to 15/20 knots tonight. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres around midday, then tending southerly 2/2.5 metres by early evening. Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sat 11:03 EST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.