Monday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Innisfail during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Innisfail. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.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.