Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots becoming northwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to up to 3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres before dawn, then to 2/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres before dawn. Outlook Tuesday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres.Issued Sat 16:18 EST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.