Friday: South to southwesterly 30/40 knots, reaching 35/45 knots at times well offshore south of Cape Moreton. Seas: 3.5/4.5 metres in open waters. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Scattered squally showers. Possible isolated thunderstorms offshore. Saturday: South to southwesterly 30/40 knots, reaching 35/45 knots at times well offshore south of Cape Moreton until about dawn. Winds tending southwest to southeasterly 25/33 knots during the afternoon, though still reaching 33/40 knots offshore until late evening. Seas: 3.5/4.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 2.5/3.5 metres, reaching 4/5 metres offshore. Scattered squally showers. Outlook Sunday: Southwest to southeasterly 25/33 knots, tending south to southeasterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon though still reaching 25/30 knots at times offshore. Outlook Monday: South to southeasterly 20/25 knots.Issued Fri 23:35 EST
17:25 EST With lots of talk about the cracker start to the grain growing season, there are plenty of farmers who've missed out on that precious rain.