Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly during the evening and decreasing to 15 knots or less east of Cape Grim. Seas: Up to 2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly up to 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island. Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore about the west early in the morning. Winds tending east to southeasterly in the morning. Inshore afternoon seabreezes near the west coast. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly up to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, reaching 2/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, reaching 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Fri 16:21 EDT
21:05 EDT The damage bill from a supercell storm that hit south-east Queensland yesterday afternoon with cyclonic winds and softball-sized hail could reach $150 million, Queensland Premier Campbell Newman says.