Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Fri 15:55 EST
16:22 EST Queensland farmers have been told to prepare for "tough times" by state Agriculture Minister John McVeigh, as predictions show the state's drought conditions will intensify.