Thursday: Southeasterly 10/20 knots turning east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, decaying. Friday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots locally in the afternoon, turning northerly from the late afternoon then decreasing to 10/20 knots late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, reaching up to 2.5 metres offshore in the morning. Swell: Northeasterly up to 1 metre building to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, reaching 1.5 metres in the south. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:02 EDT
16:02 EDT With plenty of sunshine on the way, Queenslanders will feel the heat begin to build as a hot airmass works its way east.