Saturday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning westerly 10/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday, then to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon. Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning, reaching up to 25 knots south of King Island during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots tending westerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon or evening.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.