Northerly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly near 2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly up to 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots by midday then shifting southwesterly 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to up to 3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly up to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres.Issued Thu 05:01 EST
09:20 EST Queensland Rail says there is significant damage in the state's north after Cyclone Ita, with parts of the east coast network likely to stay closed until at least Sunday.