Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Thu 15:58 EST
20:38 EDT Social media has lit up with striking images from a storm cell that has battered Brisbane and South East Queensland, smashing windows, bringing down trees and powerlines and cutting power to thousands of homes and businesses.