Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres in the east. Saturday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning westerly early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, tending southwesterly below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southeasterly 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots 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 Fri 22:34 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.