Monday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far north. Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to northeasterly during the afternoon then turning southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the northern bay during the evening.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.