Tuesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knot, reaching to 20/25 knots west of Kangaroo Island, then increasing to 20/25 knots throughout during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 0.5/1.5 metres. Wednesday: East to northeasterly 20/25 knots tending southeast to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning ahead of a southerly change 20/30 knots developing west of Kangaroo Island during the afternoon. Seas: Up to 1.5 metres increasing up to 2/3 metres by early evening west of Kangaroo Island. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres increasing to 1.5/3 metres from the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots easing to 15/20 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 10/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Tue 15:52 CST
16:12 EST Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk says a flood tax would fly in the face of the State Government's promise to reduce the cost of living.