Wednesday: Southeast to northeasterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Mainly westerly up to 0.5 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable up to 10 knots by early afternoon. Seas: below 1 metre reach up to 1 metre offshore in the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Wed 16:12 EST
15:45 EST Queensland's southwest has received soaking rain overnight,with some places seeing their heaviest rain in almost two years.