Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Agnes Water by early evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres inshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
14:59 EDT Although the Gold Coast has largely dodged the brunt of recent thunderstorms bearing down on south-east Queensland, the weather bureau says locals must still heed warnings.