Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southeasterly 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre in the far east. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Sat 05:10 EDT
18:14 EDT Rockhampton, Queensland's largest abattoir, is running again for the first time since cyclone Marcia tore through the region two weeks ago.