Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, up to 30 knots offshore in the south. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the south early in the morning. Winds inshore and about the north tending south to southeasterly 10/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore in the south. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots 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 Thu 22:00 EDT
21:51 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.