Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning southwest to southeasterly about 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots tending southerly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 15:52 CDT
16:54 EDT A line of storms stretching from north-west Queensland to the New South Wales border is expected bring damaging winds and rain to Brisbane, Ipswich and the Gold Coast this afternoon.