Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots, decreasing below 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots during the morning and increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning, then easing to 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Wed 16:29 EST
17:17 EST A 40-year-old man has been sentenced to a year in prison for fraudulently claiming money from the Queensland Flood Appeal.