Saturday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: Up to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 10/20 knots early in the morning then increasing to 15/25 knots by early evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres before dawn, then to near 1 metre around midday. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sat 10:52 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.