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East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending easterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Mackay in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
13:03 EST A Queensland juice factory is processing only half its usual volume because the citrus crop has been smaller and of higher quality, meaning less juice-grade fruit.