Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Thu 22:24 EST
21:39 EDT Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to make extra grants available to cyclone-affected farmers in central Queensland.