Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore by early evening. Friday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 25/40 knots turning westerly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Thu 10:14 EST
12:12 EST Rockhampton Regional Council in central Queensland says underground valves are the best solution to mitigate flooding in North Rockhampton.