Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore.Issued Thu 10:28 EST
15:26 EST A North Queensland livestock selling agent has predicted that, if rain comes to the region, prices for bullocks will rise to $4.00/kg.