Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 04:45 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.