Tuesday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending southerly 25/30 knots in the middle of the day then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 17:17 EDT
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.