Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds tending 10/15 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots off shore, shifting south to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Fri 05:01 EDT
00:22 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.