Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly from the south in the morning and reaching up to 20 knots at times inshore. Winds tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Capricorn by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southeast to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
21:39 EDT Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to make extra grants available to cyclone-affected farmers in central Queensland.