Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Capricorn in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore southern waters. Sunday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cape Capricorn during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore southern waters. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Sat 15:53 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.