Southeast to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching 15/20 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of Port Neill to Port Victoria.Issued Sat 05:10 CDT
18:14 EDT Rockhampton, Queensland's largest abattoir, is running again for the first time since cyclone Marcia tore through the region two weeks ago.