Southeasterly 15/25 knots developing by the afternoon and reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the west later in the afternoon and evening. Winds turning easterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 20/25 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots at times offshore and also in the east. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the west around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots shifting east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Thu 10:22 EDT
16:02 EDT With plenty of sunshine on the way, Queenslanders will feel the heat begin to build as a hot airmass works its way east.