Thursday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore until early evening. Winds lighter in the south and becoming variable 5/15 knots from early evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Friday: Northwesterly 10/20 knots, lighter and more variable in the south at first, shifting southwest to southeasterly from late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around dawn. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:00 EDT
15:54 EDT Wild weather has lashed the Southern Downs grape growing region south of Stanthorpe.