Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:00 EDT
13:33 EDT It is hoped an exhibition of photographs from one of Queensland's most drought-affected regions will hang in Brisbane's Parliament House to raise awareness about the impact of the dry.