Monday: Northerly 20/30 knots, turning northwesterly in the afternoon and shifting west to northwesterly in the evening and increasing to 30/40 knots west and south of Kangaroo Island. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon and 3/4 metres west and south of Kangaroo Island in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 3/4 metres later in the evening. Tuesday: Westerly 30/40 knots, decreasing to west to southwesterly 25/33 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres decreasing to 2.5/3 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, tending westerly 4/6 metres during the morning, then tending southwesterly 5/6 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots, becoming southwesterly 20/25 knots during the morning and decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 3/4.5 metres around midday.Issued Mon 11:25 CST
13:42 EST Strawberry farmers on the Sunshine Coast say a powerful storm that flooded the region on Friday will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage and lost revenue.