Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day, and tending east to northeasterly inshore in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending east to northeasterly inshore in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 04:45 EST
10:11 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.