Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far north around midday. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the afternoon then shifting southeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre.Issued Thu 09:21 EST
12:40 EDT The Bureau of Meteorology is forecasting an improved outlook for summer rain in January for much of drought-affected Queensland.