Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Innisfail. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Wed 09:31 EST
11:00 EDT Western Australia's main grain handler, Cooperative Bulk Handling, is hoping the weekend's wild weather won't deteriorate grain quality.