Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of King Island during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Fri 22:01 EDT
18:14 EDT Rockhampton, Queensland's largest abattoir, is running again for the first time since cyclone Marcia tore through the region two weeks ago.