Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms developing in the morning, becoming less likely late in the morning, then becoming more likely during the evening. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms, becoming less likely late in the morning. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
10:52 EST A mental health care provider in Queensland says federal drought assistance funding will improve their services in remote locations.