Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots reaching 15/20 knots north of Coffin Bay. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the morning and increasing to 15/20 knots south of Coffin Bay in the evening. Seas: 0.5 to1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Coffin Bay in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 3 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly around 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Tue 16:18 CDT
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.