West to southwesterly 5/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon, then northerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 05:03 EST
09:14 EST The organisers of an appeal in Queensland's west say the local community is becoming "drought fatigued" but it is still vital to raise awareness of how city people can help drought-affected towns.