Thursday: Easterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds tending northeasterly in the morning then shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 22:00 WST
02:17 EDT Queensland's Premier has called in the Army to help clean up after a super cell storm caused major destruction in the state's south east on Thursday afternoon.