Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres offshore. Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then turning westerly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the evening. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots tending north to northwesterly during the morning then turning westerly during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 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.