Wednesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots freshening to north to northwest 15/20 knots during the morning, ahead of a southwesterly change 20/30 knots late evening. Seas: 0.5/1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres late evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms offshore from the early afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/33 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres later in the evening. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms from the late morning until evening. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/33 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then turning east to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the day. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms.Issued Wed 22:44 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.