Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwest 15/20 knots during the morning, then increasing to 20/30 knots in the evening, ahead of a west to southwest change 20/30 knots late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms during the evening. Outlook Friday: Northerly 20/33 knots ahead of a south to southwesterly change 20/30 knots during the morning. Winds turning northeast to easterly 15/25 knots in the evening reaching 20/30 knots in the far west. Seas: 2/3 metres decreasing to 1.5/2.5 in the east in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots reaching 20/30 knots in the far west. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms.Issued Wed 16:19 CST
16:53 EST The first shipment of sugar to leave the Port of Bundaberg since floods devastated south-east Queensland in January is setting sail this afternoon.