Thursday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds turning westerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then shifting southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west.Issued Thu 23:17 EDT
00:22 EDT Severe storms have moved across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major delays to peak hour train services.