South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly before dawn. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Kowanyama in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending easterly 15/20 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 02:33 EST
13:45 EST The vast majority of Queensland has endured one of its warmest and driest autumns on record, but the southeast was soaked.