East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the early afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning north to northeasterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
11:11 EDT Social media has lit up with striking images from a storm cell that battered Brisbane and South East Queensland, smashing windows, bringing down trees and powerlines and cutting power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses.