Thursday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning offshore in the east. Winds turning west to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the day then shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres later in the day. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Thu 22:00 EDT
00:22 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.