Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the west in the late evening. Winds tending west to northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far west. Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the east in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres in the west.Issued Wed 16:46 EDT
16:32 EDT More than 130 volunteers, mostly grey nomads, have cleared more than 150 kilometres of debris-clogged fencing in Central Queensland as part of the clean-up from Cyclone Marcia.