Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Winds may reach up to 35 knots at times. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 10:01 EDT
12:52 EDT The Lizard Island Resort off Cape York in far north Queensland says it should be able to announce a new reopening date within a fortnight.