Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots tending southwesterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Fri 10:00 EST
11:12 EST The Hinchinbrook council is about to start a feasibility study into two options for flood mitigation works in Ingham.