Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then turning west to southwesterly during the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.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.