Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the east in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the east. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east early in the morning. Winds turning west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the west.Issued Fri 16:40 EDT
15:38 EDT Despite three failed wet seasons, communities in western Queensland are pulling together to support each other through tough times.