|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly from the west during the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots west of Hopetoun in the morning. Winds easing to southwesterly 10/15 knots by evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres.Issued Tue 04:00 WST
10:23 EST A southern Queensland auctioneer says confidence is returning to parts of the cattle industry as the drought lifts in some regions.