Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending southerly inshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 16:17 CDT
20:55 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.