Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then shifting south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island.Issued Thu 16:06 EDT
20:12 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.