Wednesday: Variable 5/15 knots, mainly northerly until early evening, tending westerly late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to easterly 15/25 knots during the morning, reaching 30 knots offshore and in the east. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 25/30 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:06 EDT
16:02 EDT With plenty of sunshine on the way, Queenslanders will feel the heat begin to build as a hot airmass works its way east.