|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 15:52 EST
20:55 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.