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Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 10:05 EST
11:18 EST A retired army officer has been appointed to lead the recovery effort after storms and floods caused damage and destruction in parts of New South Wales.