Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait in the early afternoon, decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Sunday: Westerly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Mainly westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 10:52 EST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.