Monday: North to northwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 1 metre. Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 10/20 knots early in the morning, lighter in the south, then west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Mon 16:06 EDT
19:26 EDT A blistering heatwave is scorching western Queensland with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and will spread to the south-east later this week.