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forecast winds

Friday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Fri 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie: Evacuations in Beaudesert as BOM warns river peaking

08:52 EDT

Residents in and around Beaudesert, south of Brisbane, have been evacuated as the Logan River heads toward a record-level peak after torrential rain overnight.

NSW flooding: Lismore residents ordered to evacuate as town faces 'unprecedented' conditions

08:50 EDT

Sirens have sounded in Lismore to warn residents they must leave immediately, as New South Wales emergency services face "unprecedented" flood levels on the north coast.

Northern NSW bearing brunt of ex-Cyclone Debbie as Queensland faces massive clean-up effort

08:10 EDT

Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated from towns in northern New South Wales and south-east Queensland as "unprecedented" flooding from ex -Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues.